[A cheetah running down a blackbuck.]
Published by A. Baird-Carter, 70 Jermyn Street, London S.W. 1906
Colour lithographic print, rare, signed in pencil by the artist. Printed area 290 x 490mm. Glued into mount, some spotting.
A cheetah chasing a blackbuck, an antelope native to India and once the country's most hunted wild animal. The artist, John Alexander Harington Bird (1846-1936), specialised in sporting pictures, including foxhunting, coaching, dressage, pig-sticking, coursing and racing. The Royal Family were among his clients.
[Ref: 30154] £330.00