Détails
IMAGE ID
XOS1766192
Titre
Alexander Wilson and companions on the Susquehanna, 1809 (etching)
Artiste
American School, (19th century) / American
Lieu de conservation
Private Collection
Technique
etching
Date
1809 (C19th)
Description
In 1804, the ornithologist Alexander Wilson and two companions walking in a wood near the Susquehanna River, come upon a large rattlesnake which one of them prepares to shoot. Wilson, left, stops him and they continue their tour to Niagara Falls, a journey which Wilson later commemorates in his poem 'The Foresters'. Illustration by Andrew Lawson (1773-1846)
Crédit Photo
Bridgeman Images
Mot(s)-clé
birds / new england / american ornithology / snake / immigrant / print / men / river / falls / journey / shooting / illustrator / naturalist / species / rifle / walking / scottish-american / ornithologist / emigration / scottish american / poem / poet / scottish / american / pennsylvania / america / male / gun / foresters / bird / united states / illustration / usa / susquehannah / niagara / susquehanna
Disponibilité
Taille (pixels) Taille en 300 dpi Taille du fichier (MB)
Grand 3016 × 4928 px 255 × 417 mm 5 MB
Moyen 627 × 1024 px 53 × 87 mm 1 MB
Petit 367 × 600 px 31 × 51 mm 0 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright

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