Townsend's Rocky Mountain Hare
Scope and Contents
White-tailed jack rabbit, Lepus townsendii. Two individuals facing left on bare ground. Hare lying in foreground; one in background sitting, ears erect. Background ferns, mountains, and sky. Inscription: LC "Townsend's Rocky Moutain Hare Lepus Townsendii." Frame: Brown mahogany, matted, glazed 31 1/2 x 38 1/2.
- Audubon, John James, 1785-1851 (Artist, Person)
1 Item : artwork : watercolor on paper ; 19 x 29 1/2 in.
Language of Materials
Fair (2). Restored 1965 & 1980, Kennedy Galleries.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Audubon, Maria and Florence; 1916.
Publications About Described Materials
1981-1982, Whitney Museum of American Art.
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- The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).
Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository
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