**SOLD** Manu Kaitiaki, Bird Series II
"Protector of the people"
From his studio in Tairāwhiti Gisborne, Sir Derek Lardelli creates stunning pieces of artwork inspired by his vision.
Manu (the bird) is a Kaitiaki (protector or guardian) of the people. This piece is has a striking silhouette, and use of mixed media.
This one of kind piece is created from native timber, acrylic paint, paua inlay, copper nails and steel plating and measures 1115 x 800 mm.
The kaitiaki (protector) will be provided to its new owner upon the close of the exhibition in late November.