Seahorse Pygmy (Hippocampus bargibanti)
- Print on Archival Paper
- Limited Edition
- Signed By Artist
Not many creatures can match the Pygmy Seahorse for being so simultaneously enigmatic and simply gorgeous. The cryptic Pygmy Seahorse (Hippocampus bargibanti) lives well camouflaged amongst the branches of the gorgonian coral. It is a tiny timid creature with a maximum length of less than an inch, however watch out if you are a little shrimp, this cute seahorse has a sharp eye and a big appetite.
Roger Swainston is an illustrator extraordinaire and a zoologist as well.
Roger’s illustrations are the result of careful observation, backed by a scientists understanding of form and function, plus decades of painting experience. Over the past 25 years Roger has created over 6000 illustrations, principally of fish and other marine life of the Indo-Pacific region, for guide books, identification books and museums and scientific institutions around the world.
This is a very popular seahorse amongst underwater enthusiasts which is why Roger and Catherine have released it as a Limited Edition Print on Archival paper which is signed by the artist.
This signed Limited Edition Print on Archival paper shows all the extraordinary detail of this seemingly delicate animal. Limited Edition prints are signed individually by the artist.
Prints are produced to the highest standards – giclée fine art prints are made with archival paper or canvas and permanent pigment inks. The giclée printing process delivers a fine stream of ink onto the highest quality support available, resulting in vivid pure colour and exceptional detail that is suitable for museum or gallery display. All prints include a 5cm white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.
We charge Pack and Send all over Australia at $25.00 (roll the print in a rice paper then in a tube, then send Express Post)
Please allow minimum 10 days to receive your print within Australia
A percentage of the sale price of this item goes toward helping support Ocean Ark Alliance projects and initiatives. The artists featured on this website are united by a passion for the world’s oceans and have generously supplied their artworks to assist.