John James Audubon

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Amon Carter Online Projects

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Lavishly illustrated with more than one hundred full-paged color plates of Audubon's watercolors and oil paintings, this handsome volume documents the life and personality of this impassioned observer of the natural world. Examines the noted artist whose passion for American birds dominated his life and work. This is a recommended resource for "Picturing America" project from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

TRC audience: 
Elementary (K-5)
Middle School (6-8)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1800-1865)
Artist Biography
Picturing America Resource
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