Only the male butterflies have the incredibly bright orange-tipped forewings; females have small black tips. They are the first butterflies to be seen in spring and can be found flying along hedgerows, woodland edges and damp meadows.
Original Painting | Orange Tip Butterfly
This original painting in gouache on thick Fabriano paper has been inspired by time spent in nature and the beautiful native Irish wildlife found there. This piece will arrive ready to hang in a handcrafted solid Ashwood frame with glass. It is a unique, one off piece.
Overall frame size - 28cm x 24cm
Painting size - 14cm x 11cm