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John James Audubon as he appeared on his return from his journey to the Missouri River, painted by his son, John Woodhouse Audubon, 1843

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John James Audubon as he appeared on his return from his journey to the Missouri River, painted by his son, John Woodhouse Audubon, 1843

1843

Paintings

1 painting : Oil ; 35 x 27 1/2 in.
At age 59 upon his return in 1843 from Missouri River Expedition.

3/4 length portrait of subject with beard, seated holding gun in hands, full face, dressed in green coat, brass buttons, fur collar and cuffs.
Thought to be the finest portrait.

AMNH Special Collections: Photographic Transparency Collection, Transparency number:

AMNH Library authority record: Audubon, John James, 1785-1851

AMNH Library catalog record: Art Survey No. 1403 

AMNH Library authority record: Audubon, John Woodhouse 1812-1862

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John James Audubon (1785-1851)

Collection

Citation

Audubon, John Woodhouse, 1812-1862 (artist), “John James Audubon as he appeared on his return from his journey to the Missouri River, painted by his son, John Woodhouse Audubon, 1843,” AMNH Research Library | Digital Special Collections, accessed September 22, 2019, http://lbry-web-007.amnh.org/digital/index.php/items/show/90697.