Australasian bittern

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Available byPre-Order as item is subject to Print-on-Demand. Please allow 10-14 working days for print and handling.

This incredible illustration of the shy and unobtrusive Australasian bittern is the work of artist and graphic designer Gooitzen van der Meer. 

The Australasian bittern (Botaurus poiciloptilus) lives in wetlands with large areas of sedges and rushes.  The males defend their territories with loud booming calls in the breeding season and the females construct a rough platform nexst made of the surrounding reeds and rushes. 

Each print comes with a small presentation card to display with your print, providing information about your illustration along with a personally signed message from the artist. 

Item #: 6/14
Size: 297mm x 420mm (A3)
Paper: Archival, watercolour 

Information on 'how to care for your print' and a full description of the artwork are included. 

All of the artist's images have graced the covers or 'Urban antics' columns or 'Nature's pin-up' sections of LANDSCOPE: WA's parks, wildlife and conservation magazine.