Delight nature enthusiasts, birders and art lovers with five breathtaking Audubon birds featured in our Aviary boxed note cards. Legendary naturalist-artist John James Audubon (1785-1851) rendered his birds in unparalleled life-size scale and captured them with all the vivid drama of their avian life. The five magnificent Audubon masterpieces splendidly reproduced for our note cards characterize the essence of each bird in stunning, full-color renderings. The featured birds are the Tri-colored Heron, Snowy Egret, Wild Turkey, American White Pelican and Snowy Owl.
John James Audubon is considered Americas first great watercolorist and foremost painter of wildlife. The New-York Historical Society holds all 435 watercolors for the double elephant folio The Birds of America (1827-38), engraved by Robert Havell Jr.
3 each of 5 images, 15 cards and 16 envelopes. 5" x 7"