DAKIN R Artist Collection Figurine Wyland's "Northern Mist" Collectible Figurine Inspired by Wyland's Original Painting of "Northern Mist" 4 1/2" x 4 1/2" x 3" The Dakin Artist Collection is proud to present the inspiring and nurturing visions of Wyland. This figurine comes with a CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY No. 1877 in a special authorized series produced by Dakin. "At an early age, Wyland was deeply impressed y the sighting of a Gray Whale in the Pacific Ocean. The films of Jacques-Yves Cousteau and the efforts of Greenpeace further awakened him the to the loving, gentle creatures of the sea." "Today, Wyland remains impassioned about using his prodigious energy and versatile talents to educate the world about the wondrous beauty and vital importance of preserving all ocean life. He has been acclaimed and honored both nationally and internationally by civic, conservation and government organizations, including the United Nations, and is recognized as the world's premier undersea artist."