Portrait of a Pelican

Limited Edition Print by Barbara Banthien

Portrait of a Pelican

Barbara Banthien
Limited Edition Print
Giclée Paper
11.5 × 18.5 in
Handsigned by the Artist


Artwork Description

Sometimes, what moves me is the turn of a head, a wing angled against a craggy beak. I look at how a bright white tuft on a Brown Pelican’s head becomes a silhouette against a deep background. There is something prehistoric in these solemn birds.