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Double-crested Cormorant

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Double-crested Cormorant

Artist: John James Audubon (American, 1785 - 1851)

Lithographer: John T. Bowen (1801 - 1856)

Date: c. 1839
Medium: lithograph on white wove paper, hand-colored
Dimensions:
Octavo: 11 × 6 7/8 inches (27.9 × 17.5 cm)
Classification: Prints
Inscribed: No. 84. (upper left); Pl. 416. (upper right); Lith Printed & Cold. by J.T. Bowen, Philada (lower right); C.P./ Double-crested Cormorant/ Male (lower center); Drawn from Nature by J.J. Audubon, F.R.S.F.L.S. (lower left); 19 28 (upper center); 79 34/100/48/26/52/70/339/200/200/200 (lower center, reverse); 7 = 66/ 7 = 62 [illedgable] (upper left, reverse)
Credit Line: Bequest of H.J. Lutcher Stark, 1965
Object number: 11.1.7.181
Accession Number: 1965.1.126.FY
Previous Number: 11.1.7.FY
Provenance: Purchased September 11, 1957 through (Nada Kramar, Washington, D.C.) by H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; bequeathed September 2, 1965 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; accessioned to the Stark Museum of Art
Exhibitions:
  • Drawn to Life: Audubon's Legacy