John James Audubon

John James Audubon
United States ornithologist and artist (born in Haiti) noted for his paintings of birds of America (1785-1851)
Syn: ↑Audubon
Instance Hypernyms: ↑ornithologist, ↑bird watcher, ↑artist, ↑creative person

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John James Audubon [John James Audubon]
(1785–1851) a US ↑naturalist, born in Haiti. He painted every bird that was then known in North America and collected over 1 000 paintings in his book Birds of America (1827–38).
See also Audubon Society

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  • John James Audubon — John James Audubon, mit vollem Namen John James La Forest Audubon, (* 26. April 1785 in Les Cayes, Haiti; † 27. Januar 1851 in New York) war ein US amerikanischer Ornithologe und Zeichner. Sein Hauptwerk ist Die Vögel Amerikas. Er beschrieb auch… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • John James Audubon — (26 de abril de 1785 – 27 de enero de 1851) fue un ornitólogo, naturalista y pintor norteamericano de origen francés. Audubon nació en Haití. Era el hijo ilegítimo de un capitán de navío francés y su amante. Creció en Francia junto con su… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • John James Audubon — n. (1785 1851) U.S.A naturalist who studied and wrote about the birds of North America …   English contemporary dictionary

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