A kōkako and his hard-earned feast of favourite delights.
This artwork features the native kōkako bird feasting on miro and karamu berries sitting in a paua shell. The bird wears a pounamu pendant in a koru design as a symbol of New Zealand bush and nature. This piece also features the NZ native blue mushroom (Entoloma hochstetteri) The mushrooms colour resembles the blue wattle of the kōkako bird; hence the Māori name for this fungus, werewere-kōkako.
Limited Edition Fine Art Giclée Print. Professionally printed with light-fast UltraChrome HD pigment inks onto 340gsm archival fine art paper. The paper has an elegant natural white colour with a textured surface. 100% cotton fibre, acid and lignin free
This is a Limited Edition print of 100
Each print is hand signed, named, numbered, printed and packaged by the artist
Unframed print will come packaged in clear cellophane bag with a detachable foam board backing to protect the print. Also included is a certificate of authenticity, signed by the artist.
All images are Copyright © Joanne Bowe NZ Artist