Restless Beauty Of Elliot’s Birds Of Paradise

It is so interesting that XIX century zoologists or ornithologists were, actually, better illustrators than their contemporaries at that time. This is because of their holistic and, above all, scientific approach to the species they were researching. Daniel Giraud Elliot was one of those – a real bird lover who was not so famous for […]

Bird Art On Superior Quality Giclée Prints

The main difference between artwork reproduction on the original material and that same artwork done in Giclée printing is about the technique. Although many would prefer having a reliable reproduction instead of digital print, giclée prints provide superior quality compared to classic reproductions. The secret lies in special, light-fast, inks that remain true for up […]

Why Are Audubon’s Birds Of America More Than Just Prints?

Audubon Framed Painging

Because the copy of Audubon’s book “Birds of America” was sold for incredible £7,3 million at Sotheby’s. And because it’s not only about its value over time… the real value goes far beyond. This illustration masterpiece is famous for real-sized engravings of North America’s birds created between 1827 and 1838 by John James Audubon. It […]