Pig & Wagtail


Print details:

Paper size: 390 x 510mm
Image size: 280 x 440mm
Edition size: 250

This is actually a Spanish pig, or at least I sketched it in Spain, and the wagtail is one of the blue-headed races of yellow wagtail.

I liked the contrast between the great, slumbering bulk of the pig enjoying the cool, wet mud, and the delicate wagtail, full of nervous energy as it frantically darted after insects.

The shadow cast by the iron gate formed an interesting pattern over the pig’s back.

Original painted in oils on board.

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  • Winter moorhen
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  • Abernethy
  • Winter fox
  • Long-eared owl
  • Short-eared owl
  • Beachcombers
  • Robins & Chats Cover Painting
  • Dunlin and wormcasts
  • Sandpiper Flight
  • Spring Dunlin
  • Beachcombers
  • Snow Bunting
  • King surfers
  • Returning home
  • Waiting for Breakfast
  • Black-throated diver
  • Summer Light
  • ‘Sleeping it off’
  • Pig & Wagtail
  • Hawfinches & Winter Thrushes
  • Eyes left
  • Duel at Dawn
  • End of the day
  • Turnstone
  • Run-off

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