An Ocelot by John James Audubon
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While best known for his seminal Birds of America, Audubon, working with his two sons, also spent considerable time documenting other animals. He left on what would prove to be his last field expedition in 1843. JOHN JAMES AUDUBON.
Print. Ocelot or Leopard Cat, from the The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. Elephant folio, . 14 x 12 in. framed.
In addition to his considerable skills as an ornithologist, John James Audubon (1785 – 1851), set out to depict all North American quadrupeds (primarily four-footed mammals).