Violet Eared Waxbills


Violet-eared waxbills

Uraeginthus granatinus

Violet-eared waxbills prefer areas with dry thorny bush and open acacia woods, where they feed on small seeds and insects.
Finding refuge among thorns is what I depicted with this piece. The acacia thorns juxtaposed with the delicate little birds give this piece a fresh, light feel.

Title: Violet eared waxbills

Size: 34 x 17 x 16cm

Base: Patinated bronze

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