My interest in all things condor has led to my now having a number of decals with images of the California condor. Here are 7.
In past posts presenting illustrations of California condors, I have grouped illustrations by source or kind. For a change, here is an mixed set of published illustrations, ranging from a simple sketch to works of fine art.
The California condor art created by Roger Tory Peterson ranges from simple sketches to detailed paintings. In this post I show 5 of his works that have not previously appeared in this blog. I also provide links to earlier posts that include more of Peterson’s excellent artwork.
This post shows 7 more artworks concerning the California condor that I have acquired (as prints). But 1st is a photo of a remarkable mural.
While searching for old news photos of the California condor, I happened across a photo of choreographer and dancer Nina Wiener performing her work The Condor Material. Of course, I had to investigate. Here is some of what I learned.
Here, without comment, are 10 illustrations from 7 books.
Dick Smith is a major figure in the history of the relationship between California condors and humans. Among his contributions are some excellent drawings, 8 of which are presented here.