Individually crafted - we take pride in our unique collection of wildlife photography. Our high quality framed prints featuring pictures of birds will provide you with beautiful wall décor for years to come.
• Our photo prints are hand framed with a snow white mount using black painted Ayous wood featuring a lacquered matte finish. Glazed with clear glass, complete with wall hanging attachment.
• Our canvas prints are stretched and mounted on natural pine, then framed with a floater frame using Ayous wood featuring a black paint finish on open grain. Ready to hang with hook attachment.
Purple Swamphen Facts
Common name(s): Purple Swamphen, African Purple Swamphen, Purple Moorhen, Purple Gallinule, Purple Coot, Sultana Bird
Scientific Name: Porphyrio porphyrio
Family: Rails, Gallinules, Coots (Rallidae)
Length: 38 - 50 cm
Weight: 850 - 1050 g
Wingspan: 90 - 100 cm
Diet: Shoots, leaves, roots, stems, flowers, seeds, water-lilies, clover, bananas, tapioca, yam
Habitat: Wetlands, fresh or brackish; floating mats of water-lilies; tall, dense, ermergent vegetation, lagoons, rivers, lakes, ponds, marsh, swamp, streams
Distribution: Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australasia
Conservation: Least concern
Purple Swamphen peeping out from amongst the pink lilies of a lily pond, munching on vegetation. The Purple Swamphen is know by a number of different names throughout the world - African Purple Swamphen, Purple Moorhen, Purple Gallinule, Purple Coot or even the Sultana Bird. Purple Swamphens prefer habitats near bodies of fresh water, such as ponds, swamps, streams and marshes. They wander amongst the reeds, rushes and lilies, foraging for tender shoots, although they also eat small fish and invertebrates.
- Printing and Shipping
High resolution prints with vibrant colours and fade resistant ink technology. Our photo prints are printed on premium quality photo poster paper. They are hand framed with a snow white mount using black painted Ayous wood featuring a lacquered matte finish. Glazed with clear glass, complete with wall hanging attachment.
Despatched in 3 - 4 days.
Stunning, high quality canvas prints on lightly textured poly/cotton canvas. Our prints are hand framed using gallery style (38mm deep) redwood pine bars. Finally, they are framed externally with a floater frame using Ayous wood featuring a black paint finish on open grain. Shipped ready to hang, complete with wall hanger.
Despatched in 2 - 3 days.