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Behind the Scenes at the NYHS Audubon's Birds of America Gallery

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170 Central Park West

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New York Historical Society & Master Drawings New York Presents:

Behind the Scenes:

Exclusive viewing of the new

Audubon’s Birds of America Gallery

and other watercolor masterpieces by the artist

This private viewing of the New-York Historical Society’s new, dedicated Audubon Gallery with Roberta J.M. Olson, Curator of Drawings, will be followed by a discussion of the innovative techniques pioneered by Audubon. Attendees will be able to examine a separate selection of these national treasures without glass in a study room. Alan Balicki, Chief Conservator, Library, will explain the complex conservation treatment of one watercolor and also demonstrate the cutting-edge display case for the double-elephant-folio edition of The Birds of America.



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This is an intimate museum event with a limited capacity. Proceeds from ticket sales cover the administrative cost for the event. Any excess proceeds are donated to the New-York Historical Society.

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