Shooting the Hippopotamus.
Coloured lithograph. 165 x 240mm (6½ x 9½").
Three hippos seen in the water, a fourth seen walking on the shoreline; an Indian hunter hidden behind a tree ready to shoot. By Sir Captain William Cornwallis Harris (1807-1848), an officer in the Indian army and an acclaimed naturalist who travelled through South Africa. From "Wild Sports of Southern Africa".
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