On the Wings of the World: Audubon

Author(s): Fabien Grolleau

Graphic Novel

At the start of the nineteenth century, John James Audubon embarked upon an epic ornithological quest across America with nothing but his artist s materials, an assistant, a gun and an all-consuming passion for birds...This beautiful volume tells the story of an incredible artist and adventurer: one who encapsulates the spirit of early America, when the wilderness felt limitless and was still greatly unexplored. Based on Audubon's own retellings, this embellished version of his travels captures the wild and adventurous spirit of a truly exceptional naturalist and painter.Fabien Grolleau has written and created several comics for Vide Cocagne (which he co-founded) as well as the graphic novel, Jaques a Dit.Jeremie Royer is an illustrator and designer. After studying art for two years in Nice, he specialized in comic book art and illustration in Brussels."


Product Information

A creative reimagining of the life of a man obsessed with the American wilderness and a reminder of a time, long gone, in which birds were so plentiful that the sky went dark when they passed. Christoph Irmscher, author of The Poetics of Natural History"

Fabien Grolleau has written and created several comics for Vide Cocagne (which he co-founded) as well as the graphic novel, Jaques a Dit. Jeremie Royer is an illustrator and designer. After studying art for two years in Nice, he specialized in comic book art and illustration in Brussels. "

General Fields

  • : 9781910620151
  • : Nobrow Ltd
  • : Nobrow Ltd
  • : September 2016
  • : 275mm X 205mm
  • : December 2016
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Fabien Grolleau
  • : Hardback
  • : 184
  • : illustrations