Robert Bateman - Fluid Power - Orca

When I think of the orca, I think of power. The whale is one of the most powerful creatures of the sea. I decided to give this original print a big, bold, ominous feeling. If you were diving or in a small boat and you saw this orca rushing at you, you might wonder if you were going to be the first human in recorded history to be attacked. I wanted to show the big, black, bulbous, prow-like head of the orca and the towering fin, which can be taller than a man on the big, dominant bull orcas. I wanted to show the swirl of the water because he's moving quite quickly, and he's moving right toward you. - RB

This original stone lithograph was printed in four colors and enhanced with hand coloring.


Robert Bateman - Fluid Power - Orca

Release Year: 1991
Size: 22 x 30
Form: original lithograph on paper
Edition Size: 290 numbered and hand signed by the artist
Artist Proofs: call or email to check on availability.
Custom Framing: available upon request

Product Code: BATFL2

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