Beautifully illustrated wooden postcard featuring the colour woodcut on paper, Bullfinches by Allen William Seaby from the National Galleries of Scotland collection.
In this festive print Seaby shows two bullfinches amongst the snow-covered branches of a tree. The male bullfinch, contrasts against the pale blue of the sky with his unmistakable red breast and cheeks.
Allen Seaby was a British painter and illustrator. He also travelled widely in Scotland when he was working on the plates for a book on British birds, from 1910-13. Seaby was an influential exponent of the colour woodcut method with his subjects including birds, animals, and scenes from both the United Kingdom and Europe.
Printed in the UK by the Wooden Postcard Company who only use FSC certified wood for their products which is durable and comes with a printed postcard back.