ON VIEW at the Yale University Art Gallery
John James Audubon’s artworks and writings celebrate what today we commonly refer to as biodiversity, the rich and varied forms of life found in a given landscape. For more...
FROM Yale Alumni Magazine March / April 2016, “Audubon’s Works, off the Endangered List” By Geoffrey Giller
Audubon’s representation of common American Blue Jays is both narrative and dramatic: with great spirit and perhaps even a sense of pleasure, the Jays are seen stealing and...
Beiencke Library’s 2018-2019 Birds of America installations explore Audubon’s creative process and collaboration with engraver and printer Robert Havell
Robert Havell Jr. engraved the copper plates and oversaw printing and hand-coloring of Audubon’s The Birds of America.
The Beincke Library is just one of several institutions documenting the extraordinary work of turning the pages of Audubon’s Double Elephan Folio.