They used to have one of these at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, it was my favorite thing to see there. It amazed me how something so large and unlovely could move with such amazing grace and fluidity. Such joy!
Fish printing: Gyotaku prints are prints or rubbings made by putting pigment onto a fish and making a print directly from the fish. In ancient Japan, the purpose of these prints were to record how large a fish was caught. By Barry Singer
Cynthia Strickland- Red Snapper - Gyotaku Fish Rubbing - Limited Edition Print x Done with a real fish then when print is dry she went over it with some painting techniques to make it look real and alive.