Song Bird and Spread-Winged Eagle Bird Tree





Attributed to Joseph Romuald Bernier (1873-1952), Biddeford, Maine

c. 1930-1940

Carved wood with original polychromed finish

Ht. 65"

An American spread-winged eagle is perched above 18 song birds on this large, unusual and dramatic bird tree attributed to Bernier of Biddeford, in York County, Maine.

Reference: For other carved eagles attributed to Bernier, see Isaacson, The American Eagle, figs. 124 & 125.