Quarter cottage was a studio for John James Audubon as he illustrated his famous ‘Birds of America’ | Entertainment/Life

Quarter cottage was a studio for John James Audubon as he illustrated his famous ‘Birds of America’ |  Entertainment/Life

Stepping off the boat in New Orleans around 8 am on Jan. 7, 1821, the young artist was in an understandably foul mood. He had been traveling for some time, “Confined to the Smoky inside of a Dark flat bottomed boat,” he wrote in his journal. Until he could find more permanent accommodations, he was … Read more