Arctic Flight : Adventures Amongst Northern Birds. First Edition in dustjacket

By: McCALLUM, James Langford Press - Wildlife Art Series, no. 17

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McCALLUM, James. Arctic Flight : Advtures Amongst Northern Birds. (Peterborough) : Langford Press, 2007. First Edition. Pp (4),5-180. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, blue cloth, gilt letterng to spine. "Arctic Flight is a collection of sketches, paintings and observations made in Finland, Norway, Siberia and Alaska. The artwork and written accounts were all made outdoors from life. By working directly from nature it is hoped that some of the life and energy of the subjects and also some of the excitement of the observation may be captured in the rapidly made marks and quicklv laid washes. Arctic Flight is a unique visual and written account of fraveis to experienc ethe wild;ife of northern and arctic regions in its many moods and atmospheres. James McCallum has a long interest in natural history, particularly birds. In 1991 he began to draw and paint exclusively in the field and has developed a stromg interest in trying to capture movement and understandbehaviour. He is best known for his paintings that take a more intimate lo ok at the wildlife found in his native home of north Norfolk." (from the dj). Contents : Preface. Introduction. Inari Lapland and Varanger Fjord : An introduction by Heikki Karhu. Chukotka, North-east Siberia : An introduction by Pavel Tomkovich. The Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska : Introduction by Brian McCaffery. Very good in dustjacket. 50.00

Title: Arctic Flight : Adventures Amongst Northern Birds. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: McCALLUM, James Langford Press - Wildlife Art Series, no. 17

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Langford Press, Peterborough, 2007, ISBN:9781904078265:

Seller ID: 115391

Keywords: ARCTIC ORNITHOLOGY BIRDS SKETCHES PAINTINGS ART,