John James Audubon


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Noun1.John James Audubon - United States ornithologist and artist (born in Haiti) noted for his paintings of birds of America (1785-1851)John James Audubon - United States ornithologist and artist (born in Haiti) noted for his paintings of birds of America (1785-1851)
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They are named after John James Audubon, an American ornithologist, naturalist, and painter who lived from 1785-1851.
Hear about John James Audubon's adventures as he strives to become the first person to draw every bird in North America -- gleaned from his own journals, essays, and letters to friends and colleagues.
DANNY HEITMAN (Southeastern Louisiana University) is a columnist for The Advocate newspaper in Louisiana and the author of A Summer of Birds: John James Audubon at Oakley House.
Naturalist and artist John James Audubon was famous for his paintings of which creatures?
Art student Spencer Reinhard (Barry Keoghan) takes a tour of the special collections section of his university's library led by custodian Betty Jean Gooch (Ann Dowd), which houses a rare edition of John James Audubon's beautifully illustrated The Birds Of America.
There are landscapes in this tome, such as a rare painting by John James Audubon, the preeminent chronicler of the flora and fauna of the "new world," depicting Natchez from a distance.
Its creator John James Audubon was acclaimed for developing new techniques and when Paisley businessman Andrew Coats met him in the States, he was so impressed he bought three sets of the work.
The idea that "all men are created equal" did not capture the unique brilliance of John James Audubon, who brimmed with the unclassifiable genius that has always found rich soil and warm light in America.
A good idea not fully realized, Grolleau and Royer's graphic biography lacks the narrative conventions necessary to illuminate the passion and artistry of John James Audubon, the classic American naturalist.
Readers of all ages will enjoy Audubon: On the Wings of the World, a colorful graphic novel biography of French-American ornithologist, naturalist and painter John James Audubon (17851851).