ORIGINAL ARTWORK Hoopoe, Upupa epops, Israel's National Bird, Upupa epops, National Bird Israel, European Bird, by Paula Kuitenbrouwer. Art.


Hoopoe (Upupa epops) with 3 nestlings in a tree, by Paula Kuitenbrouwer, Dutch nature artist and owner of ArtsBooksCrafts, www.mindfuldrawing.com and author of 'Birds, Butterflies, Fish & Botany'.

The Hoopoe, a strikingly beautiful creature, is regarded by many as the ruler of the avian kingdom. With its proud carriage, distinctive black and white plumage and striking crest, it conveys a regal air. Egyptian pharaohs thought hoopoes were sacred. Minoan Crete's temples depicted this bird on wall paintings. Today it is the national bird of Israel.

This drawing will be shipped in an artist expandable cylinder named 'The Tube' by ICON. It has an adjustable shoulder strap and can be used over and over for workshops, transporting documents, school artwork etc. It price is included in the shipping.

Size of drawing is 36-51 cm, 14-21 inches. Addinga mount and frame in your colours and with your style preferences makes this artwork a wonderful addition to your home or workplace.

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Comes with a Hahnemuhle Certificate of Authenticity.

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