John James Audubon  

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The Birds of America (Color lithographic plate 321) (1836) - John James Audubon
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John James Audubon (April 26, 1785January 27, 1851) was a Franco-American ornithologist, naturalist, and painter. He painted, catalogued, and described the birds of North America. He was educated in Paris, where he took lessons from the French painter Jacques-Louis David.



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