[The Bison. Plate XXXI. (Bos (Bison) bonasus).]
[London. Frederick Warne & Co. & New York.] [1912.]
Chromolithograph. Plate 171 x 241mm (6¾ x 9½").
The European bison, also known as the wisent, found in northern Europe and particularly around the Bialowieza Forest, on the Poland-Belarus border. 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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