1-1 Feathers and Fashion at NYHS
Audubon’s life-size 1821 watercolor and graphite depiction of the then-endangered Great Egret in breeding plumage, a bird that became the symbol of the Audubon Society in the 1930s and has recovered from mass slaughter.
Installation views of “Feathers: Fashion and the Fight for Wildlife”
New-York Historical Society
New York, New York
April 6 – July 15, 2018