A VERY IMPRESSIVE TAXIDERMY GREAT ARGUS PHEASANT (ARGUSIANUS ARGUS)
21st century, mounted by Zoologisk konservator Mikkel Carlsen (Denmark)
Mounted in exuberant full courting position, with extremely long tail feathers and wings, on a contemporary square blackened base.
H. 125 x W. 110 cm
Including an official statement by Mikkel Carlsen that the bird died in captivity and was mounted by him.