In French the Sperm Whale has the wonderful name of 'Cachalot', perhaps signifying that the whale hides in the hidden depths of the waters of the world?
Here we have a study of a whale with her calf in applied silver leaf. A contrast to the greys of the mother but toning perfectly.A work in preparation for an illustration, The Whale Splash'.
Comes with signed certificate of authenticity.
Watercolour Winsor and Newton. Acid free watercolour paper, 300gsm. Silver leaf.