Cedar Bird. Bombycilla carolinensis. Briss. Male, 1, Female, 2. Red Cedar. Juniperus virginiana
Chromolithograph with applied color
Printed by Julius Bien
Published by Roe, Lockwood & Son
Image: 17 1/2 x 14 in.
Sheet: 26 1/2 x 20 in.
Between 75 and 100
u.l. printed in black ink: No. 3-6
u.r. printed in black ink: Plate 246
l.c. printed in black ink: Cedar Bird / BOMBYCILLA CAROLINENSIS. Brifs, / Male, 1, Female, 2. / Red Cedar. Juniperus virginiana
l.r. printed in black ink: Chromolith.y by J. Bien, New York, 1860
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, Gift of John and Joan Richardson
Enriching the Collection: Gifts from Joan and John RichardsonApril 19–August 17, 2014
Celebrating the generous gift of Joan and John Richardson, this exhibition uses these works on paper in conjunction with artworks from the collection to reveal how their contribution enlarges and diversifies the Carter’s holdings in illuminating ways.