Audubon's Aviary: Part I of The Complete Flock

By James Tarmy - 2013-03-07T23:44:34Z

Photograph by New York Historical Society via Bloomberg

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"Fork-Tailed Flycatcher" (1832)

Audubon knew little of the Fork-Tailed Flycatcher, which is native to Central and South America. The birds are regularly swept north by hurricanes, which allowed the artist to see four in his lifetime.

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