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'Red-winged Fairy-wren: Just Looking About' Art Print by Chris Spiker

'Red-winged Fairy-wren: Just Looking About' Art Print. Photo: supplied View larger


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This art print is a reproduction of an original watercolour painting by Chris Spiker.

'Red-winged Fairy-wren' (Malurus elegans)

As friendly as they come, the Red-winged Fairy-wrens love gardens, bush tracks and low thickets along the edges of bush paddocks. These light weight little birds build a small dome-shaped nest in which the female lays three or four reddish-brown" dotted, spotted and splotched" pink or white eggs. Their diet consists mainly of beetles, ants and other insects mostly found on the ground. Unfortunately, like many small birds they typically live only a few years, but during that time bring a lot of delight to those who observe them.

About the Artist:
Chris Spiker is a self-taught artist who works mostly in watercolours, depicting the birds, animals and flora of Western Australia. He lives in Margaret River, Western Australia.


Materials Printed on Hahnemuhle photo rag bright white paper. Comes with white mount, ready to frame.
Dimensions Picture size: 27 x 19cm, Mount board size: 37 x 29cm
Origin Made in Western Australia

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