Artist Amy Rose Moore
is known for her gorgeous renderings of animals, insects, landscapes and more. In this Limited Edition print she captures the stunning beauty and unique features of an African cichlid found only in Madagascar
. In fact this particular cichlid, Mangarahara Cichlid, is so rare that there are only three known individuals left in the world and their all males. The actual name of this species is Ptychochromis insolitus
and you can read more about at the DCG Encyclopedia by the Deutsche Cichliden Group
The original Mangarahara Cichlid painting is in ink, watercolor and goache on paper toned with both tea and blue ink. This listing is for the second print of a limited edition of fifty prints at this size. Another edition of the same quantity will soon be available as 11x14 prints.
-Printed out-of-house using the highest quality professional grade Epson inks on Somerset Velvet Fine Art paper. This paper lives up to its velvety name and has a beautiful surface much like that of the original watercolor paper. Archival!
-Total image size is is 6.5" x 6.5" on 8" x 10" paper. Ready to be custom matted or just popped as is into an 8x10 frame.
-Signed and dated by the artist
-Carefully shipped with a backing board in a cello sleeve.
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