Arizona Cardinal, Male, X-9 Ranch, Arizona, May 5-6, 1952
Dye imbibition print
Image: 8 1/8 x 10 11/16 in.
Mount: 15 x 17 1/2 in.
u.l. printed on paper label: CAUTION \ Although the dyes in this photograph are \ reasonably stable, they fade if exposed \ to direct sunlight or other source rich in \ ultra-violet light.
u.l. [stamp]: PHOTOGRAPH \ By \ ELIOT PORTER \ No. [in ink]: 15-6-2-7 \ [stamp]: Title [in ink]: Arizona Cardinal, [male symbol]
c. [stamp]: PHOTOGRAPH \ BY \ ELIOT PORTER
Eliot Porter Collection
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, Bequest of the artist
© 1990 Amon Carter Museum of American Art
Eliot Porter’s BirdsDecember 21, 2019–July 5, 2020
While he is internationally celebrated for his colorful renderings of the natural world, Eliot Porter’s Birds highlights Porter's equal, career-long focus on photographing birds through more than thirty photographs and archival objects with the artist’s extensive writings.