DU Special Collections

Close up of a Carolina Parakeet from Audubon’s Birds of America

Title:
Close up of a Carolina Parakeet from Audubon’s Birds of America
Creator:
None specified
Date:
9/26/2010
Type:
Still Image, Art Reproduction
Format:
born digital
Description:
The projected video loop close-up is the now extinct Carolina Parakeet, from John James Audubon’s The Birds of America: From Drawings Made in the United States and their Territories published in 1840. This image was featured in the bottom of Penrose Library’s main stairwell as Media Cluster #1, in the site-specific art installation, HYLAEA, at the University of Denver from October 14th, 2010- February 14th, 2011.