Today taxidermy is an art form. They're so close to the real thing that it's amazing. Almost anything can be mounted today. There's also an increasing trend to freeze dry the animal. From what I've read it's quite the process and can be very expensive.
The Lady in Gray is a ghost and sad widow of the war, who wanders the Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery in search of her long lost love. Located in Columbus, Ohio, Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery was originally used as a Civil War-training post f.
Sargent fit more than a dozen details of pheasants’ wings onto this sheet, turning the paper around and drawing in both graphite and charcoal. These were probably studies for the wings of the warrior angels in Israel and the Law. 1. Studies of Pheasant Wings, detail Charcoal and graphite on paper, 61.8 x 47.6 cm Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Art Museums*