Birds of Ireland

The Plover


A4 or A3 print of the Plover
Printed 250g/m² art print paper
Artist: Roger O’Reilly

The artist signs each poster.

A3: 29.7 x 42.0cm

A4: 21 x 29.7cm
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A Bit of History

In Irish tradition, the Plover is a herald of frosty weather. Their arrival on the coast was taken as a sign that harsh weather would soon follow. In folktales, the Plover is often portrayed as a wary and alert sentry and it was said that Brian Boru trained a group of plovers to sound the alarm at the approach of enemy troops.




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