Bird & Botanical
John James Audubon was an American ornithologist, artist and naturalist of the XIX century who drawn a book of 435 images “The birds of America”, portraits of every bird then known in the United States , painted and reproduced in the size of life. Contemporary bird artists still aspire to the quality of his exquisitely detailed, dramatic work.
Size: A3 (297 mm x 420mm / 11,7 x 16,5 inch.)
Material : printed on a 310 g matt paper
Packaged in a “do not bend” A3 envelope
Botanical hummingbird illustration
The Botanical hummingbird illustration is one of our decorative homeware collections. Visit this page to see our whole botanical collection.
Botanical hummingbird illustration is a John James auboton masterpiece. He took pride in waterbird portraits. John also painted the likes of the flamingo and the pelican. This particular illustration shows Columbian hummingbirds nesting and feeding on a blooming hibiscus plant.
The Columbian hummingbird (most commonly known as an “Anna bird”) and is also native to the west coast of North Africa. The appearance of a female hummingbird differs from a male. The male has a green body with a bright red head, whereas The female Columbian hummingbird is mostly green as shown in the illustration. They also have particularly long slender bills, this allows them to reach the nectar from plants.
The Botanical hummingbird illustration is a standard A3 size fitting. We provide larger art paper prints and also the framed product in our store on Hackney Road.