John James Audubon
Plate XXI - Grey Fox
From: Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America
New York: 1845-1848
Hand colored lithograph
Sheet size: 21” x 27”, Framed size: 36” x 30”
This is one of Audubon's finest compositions, demonstrating his ability to paint fur almost hair by hair by using a tiny brush with watercolor and pencil, ink, and scratching details that Bowen ably mimicked in this lithograph.