This intrepid scavenger was infamous for fearlessly approaching people in the name of a meal. Related to crows and ravens, the Black Billed Magpie(Pica hudsonia) are capable of problem solving and using tools.
Accurate representation inspired by Audubon’s print layout. Sized to match Harvell edition prints from the double elephant folio edition. Read Audubon’s journal about his encounters.
Edition of 120 signed and numbered prints, part of the “Resurrecting Audubon’s ‘Birds of America”. Specimen provided by Denver Museum of Nature and Science. Photograph by Lindsey Wohlman
Print – 12″ x 18″
Learn more about Black Billed Magpies at allaboutbirds