Rufous Hummingbird

Rufous Hummingbird (Selasphorus rufus) are common throughout the US. They are frequently seen at hummingbird feeders and they will dive bomb anyone or anything that wanders too close to their tiny nest sites.

Accurate representation inspired by Audubon’s print layout. Sized to match Harvell edition prints from the double elephant folio edition. Read Audubon’s journal about his encounters.

Edition of 120 signed and numbered prints, part of the “Resurrecting Audubon’s ‘Birds of America”. Specimen provided by Denver Museum of Nature and Science. Photograph by Lindsey Wohlman

Print – 12″ x 18″

Completed 2013

Learn more about Rufous Hummingbirds at allaboutbirds