This fantastical creation features a striking bird in all its plumage sitting aloft a bold blue egg and a bed of miniature lavender roses. A flight of fancy from an award-winning artist.
Caldecott Award-winning author and illustrator Chris Van Allsburg has written sixteen books including The Polar Express and Jumanji, both of which were adapted into successful movies. He has also been awarded the Regina Medal for lifetime achievement in children's literature and won the National Book Award in 1982 for Jumanji.
Photograph of Chris Van Allsburg compliments of David O'Connor