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John James Audubon’s 227th Birthday

Today — April 26th 2012 — is Audubon’s 227th birthday. Audubon’s art appears in many places, credited or not. I occasionally spot his artwork, usually as part of residential decor, in movies both old and new.  I’ve also seen his work on album and book covers, and quoted or modified in the works of 20th and 21st century artists including the often ferocious work of Walton Ford and the work of Andrew Brandou (whose “After Audubon” series put Audubon’s animals […]