Rare cardinal tree made by John Holloway (1935-) of West Creek, NJ. John has been a noted and award winning decoy carver for over forty years. His bird trees are of a very limited output and made in the style of 19th century Pennsylvania carvers like Schtockschnitzer Simmons. There are five birds on a sassafrass branch mounted on a paint decorated plinth. This is the only cardinal tree John every made as it was a special request. Height - 18".