This item or an item like this has been relisted. To see the relisted item, please CLICK HERE
Size and Specifications
Thanks for visiting! Here's something on 'cock fights' you need to know before you buy this piece!!!
A cockfight is a blood sport between two cocks, or gamecocks, held in a ring . The history of raising fowl for fighting goes back to thousands of years. These cocks are specially bred and conditioned for increased stamina and strength. Male and female chickens of such a breed are referred to as game fowl.
Cocks possess congenital aggression toward all males of the same species. Cocks are given the best of care until near the age of two years. They are conditioned, much like professional athletes, prior to events or shows. Bets are placed on the outcome of the match.Cockfighting is a blood sport due in some part to the physical trauma the cocks inflict on each other, which is usually increased by attaching metal spurs to the cocks' natural spurs. While not all fights are to the death, the cocks may endure significant physical trauma. In some areas around the world, cockfighting is still practiced as a mainstream event; in some countries it is regulated by law, or forbidden outright.
India's judiciary has ordered to ban the sport, because it violates Prevention of Cruelty to Animals act. But it remains hugely popular, especially in rural areas, with large amount of betting involved.Who else can derive entertainment in these cruel sports than humans? Left to themselves the birds would have had normal fights to guard their territories, which may not have ended in grievous injuries or death !
I donate 25% of sale proceeds of my animal paintings periodically to CUPA, PETA and such other animal welfare organisations.
(Derived from Wikipedia)
A spontaneous rendering in brush from imagination.
Size: 9'x 12' Sumi-e ink and acrylic paints on 300gsm acid free watercolor paper
( unframed, mat/mount not included)
Perfect small wall decor
Interior images may not be to exact scale. The colors of the original paintings may slightly vary from what they appear on computer monitors/mobile screens due to different camera/PC monitor/mobile screen resolution and settings.
No mat or frame provided, images with painting in frame is for reference purposes only
THE PAINTING IS SHIPPED UNFRAMED.
Please note that the colors of the original paintings always slightly vary from what one views on the computer monitor/mobile screen.Supplementary framed art images if any for reference purpose only.
Shipping cost indicated is for USA only. Please contact me for other countries
It will be shipped within 3 working days of my account credit by Paypal, by India Post's Registered Airmail requiring signature for receipt. This will be shipped flat, carefully packed in protective polythene sleeve and protective foam-board to reach you safely.International delivery may take two to four weeks.
Customs duty/formalities and other levies if any to be incurred by the buyer.
Return should be initiated within 7 days of signed receipt by buyer. Return shipping and packing cost to be borne by the buyer and it should be carefully packed, insured and shipped back through a reliable,reputed shipping company with tracking facility.
The amount paid for the painting will be refunded only after receipt of the returned painting in good condition.Onward shipping cost will not be repaid.