Dusky Albatross

illustration of dusky albatross

Both John James Audubon's name and his Birds of America are now symbols of the cause of wildlife conservation. Over the course of his career, Audubon recorded 435 birds including some known to inhabit both the Arctic and Antarctic.

Dusky Albatross
The Birds of America: from Original Drawings
John James Audubon, 1785-1851, artist
Robert Havell Jr., 1793-1878, engraver
London: John James Audubon, 1826-1838. Plate no. 407.

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