Connecticut: Robin and Mountain Laurel

painting of a robin sitting on a branch of Mountain Laurel

Artist: Arthur and Alan D. Singer
Art director: Bradbury Thompson
First day of issue: April 14, 1982

Watercolor on board

Arthur Singer’s emphasis on color, form, and movement is a familiar sight to the many birdwatchers who have used his lavishly illustrated books. In 1982, Singer and his son, Alan, created this Robin and Mountain Laurel painting for a set of stamps to honor all 50 state birds and flowers.

Art of the Stamp

Related Content