Diane Howard Langlois, Hey Guys the Baby Is Coming South Georgia
48" x 48", Mixed media on canvas, Sale Pending
The male emperor penguin is highly evolved to be directly involved with the guardianship and rearing of a single chick. Each season he weathers the brutal antarctic winter incubating the egg for up to eight weeks while the female returns to sea. This painting encapsulates the thrill of the birthing moment.