A beautifully colored bird of southern and tropical wetlands, the Purple Gallinule can be see walking on top of floating vegetation or clambering through dense shrubs. Its extremely long toes help it walk on lily pads without sinking. The North American Waterbird Conservation Plan lists Purple Gallinule as a "Species of Hugh Concern" and on a steep decline in North America. This original acrylic painting ,merging realism and impressionism, captures the vibrant colors of this exquisite bird. The Image Size is 12" x 16" . Contact for price.