'As darkness fell on the Kirtik River, on the Russian side of the Caucasus mountains, my torch illuminated a pair of eyes. Just metres away was a griffon vulture. I was shocked - and impressed by how striking the bird was close up. I quickly shot two portraits before it hissed loudly and launched off into the night.' The griffon vulture is not the prettiest of birds: bald head, dull white ruff feathers, dark flight feathers and a piercing gaze. Like most vultures, it scavenges flesh from animal carcasses. Its beak is too weak to rip open fresh hides so it relies on mammal predators to do that for it.
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Night griffon appears in:
|Art paper||Photo paper|
|Gently textured matt surface||Satin lustre finish|
|Giclée print||Giclée print|
|Up to 200-year lifespan||Up to 200-year lifespan|
Our handpicked fine art papers create exceptional quality reproductions. Paintings, drawings and other artworks typically look best on art paper whilst photography works best on photo paper. Each paper produces fantastic results.
All frames are constructed from high-quality wood, milled with simple clean lines and a satin finish.
Dimensions: 20mm (front face) by 23mm (depth from wall).
Created using fine art paper, mini prints are museum-quality reproductions at smaller, affordable sizes.
Our canvas prints are produced on thick 400gsm artist-grade cotton canvas. This print material has a subtle textured finish helping transform any image into a beautiful work of art.
All stretched canvas prints are 38mm deep and feature finger-jointed frames with corner wedges to ensure your canvas remains taut.