After John James Audubon (American, 1785-1851)
Fish Hawk or Osprey, Falco Haliaetus. Male (Pl. LXXXI), 1830
From the Havell edition of The Birds of America, handcolored engraving with aquatint and etching printed on J Whatman Turkey Mill 1832 paper (watermark trimmed within date), trimmed just within platemark, red slightly attenuated, in good condition aside from 1/2in vertical tear at upper right sheet corner, foxmark at upper right corner, framed.
sheet 37 3/4 x 25 1/4in