Each plate highlights the exquisite detail in Amadeo's illustrations while identifying range, scientific and common names.
***** These were some of Amadeo's original releases as reproductions. Because of this he's decided to re-design each plate to better reflect the fish and collection. Please stand by for the addition of more plates.
$ 55.00The yellowtail amberjack or great amberjack, Seriola lalandi, buri or hiramasa is a large fish found in the Pacific and Indian oceans. It can be divided into three subspecies:
$ 55.00White seabass, Atractoscion nobilis, is a species of croaker occurring from Magdalena Bay, Baja California, to Juneau, Alaska. They usually travel in schools over deep rocky bottoms (0-122 m) and in and out of kelp beds.
$ 55.00The California halibut, Paralichthys californicus, is a large-tooth flounder native to the waters of the Pacific Coast of North America from the Quillayute River in Washington to Magdalena Bay in Baja California. It feeds near shore and is free swimming. It typically weighs 6 to 50 pounds (3 to 23 kg). It is much smaller than the larger and more northern-ranging Pacific halibut that can reach 300 pounds (140 kg). wiki
$ 55.00 $ 80.00Lingcod (Ophiodon elongatus) is native to the North American west coast from Shumagin Islands in the Gulf of Alaska to Baja California,Mexico. It has been observed up to a size of 152 cm (60 in) and a weight of 59 kg (130 lbs). It is spotted in various shades of grey. The lingcod is a popular eating fish, and is thus prized by anglers.
Sebastes miniatus is a species of rockfish known by the common names vermilion rockfish, vermilion seaperch, red snapper, and red rock cod. It is native to the waters of the Pacific Ocean off western North America from Baja California to Vancouver Island.
The great white shark is one of the most powerful predators in the sea. Found in the coastal surface waters of all the major oceans, the great white grows up to 23+ feet and feeds marine mammals fish and seabirds.
Dimensions below are dimensions of canvas and not mat or frame. Multiple variations and sizes available for this giclee.
The albacore (Thunnus alalunga), known also as the longfin tuna, is a species of tuna of the order Perciformes. It is found in temperate and tropical waters across the globe in the epipelagic and mesopelagic zones. There are six distinct stocks known globally in the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian oceans, as well as the Mediterranean Sea. (wiki)
The yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) is a species of tuna found in pelagic waters of tropical and subtropicaloceans worldwide. Yellowfin is often marketed as ahi, from the Hawaiian ʻahi
$ 55.00Wahoo (Acanthocybium solandri) is a scombrid fish found worldwide in tropical and subtropical seas. It is best known to sports fishermen, as its speed and high-quality flesh make it a prize game fish. In Hawaii, the wahoo is known as ono.
The roosterfish, Nematistius pectoralis, is a game fish found in the warmer waters of the East Pacific from Baja California to Peru. It is the only species in the genus Nematistius and the family Nematistiidae. It is distinguished by its "rooster comb", seven very long spines of the dorsal fin. (wiki)
Sailfish are a genus Istiophorus of billfish living in warmer sections of all the oceans of the world. They are predominantly blue to gray in colour and have a characteristic erectile dorsal fin known as a sail, which often stretches the entire length of the back. Another notable characteristic is the elongated bill, resembling that of the swordfish and other marlins. They are therefore described as billfish in sport-fishing circles.
Atlantic sailfish (Istiophorus albicans).
Indo-Pacific sailfish (Istiophorus platypterus).
$ 55.00Blue marlin are distributed throughout the tropical and subtropical waters of the Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific Oceans. A bluewater fish that spends the majority of its life in the open sea far from land, the blue marlin preys on a wide variety of marine organisms, mostly near the surface, often using its bill to stun or injure its preys.