[The Nile Crocodile. Plate XXII. (Crocodilus niloticus).]
[London. Frederick Warne & Co. & New York.] [1912.]
Chromolithograph. Plate 171 x 241mm (6¾ x 9½").
The Nile crocodile is the second largest reptile in the world. It is widespread throughout sub-saharan Africa living in lakes, rivers and marshlands. From "Animal Portraiture being Fifty Studies", by Wilhelm Kunhert (text by Richard Lydekker). Friedrich Wilhelm Kuhnert (1865-1926), the German painter, author and illustrator who specialised in animal images.
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