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 (ô′də-bŏn′, -bən), John James 1785-1851.
Haitian-born American ornithologist and artist whose engravings, collected in volumes such as The Birds of America (1827-1838), are noted for their naturalistic detail and artistic sensibility.


(Biography) John James. 1785–1851, US naturalist and artist, noted particularly for his paintings of birds in Birds of America (1827–38)


(ˈɔ dəˌbɒn, -bən)

John James, 1785–1851, U.S. naturalist who painted and wrote about the birds of North America.
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