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Wildlife Sculptures

in bronze

by Eddie Hallam

01629 583 108

Set of six Smew Ducklings (adult not included)

Set of six Smew Ducklings (adult not included)

Set of six Smew Ducklings (adult not included)

The male smew in breeding plumage is a really striking bird. With a pure white body and black markings, it is unmistakable. They are migrants to Britain but they can be seen in winter months on British wetlands. Although they have the appearance of a duck they belong to the merganser family.  

I sketched these at the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust at Slimbridge. It made my job a bit easier because the birds would regularly swim under the bridge on which I was standing. So not only did I get the natural pose, I had the opportunity to get several sketches from above which was very useful for the sculpting process.

 

 

Limited edition of 0

Price £1,425

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