[The Somali Ostrich. Plate XLII. (Struthio molybdophanes).]
[London. Frederick Warne & Co. & New York.] [1912.]
Chromolithograph. Plate 171 x 241mm (6¾ x 9½").
The Somali ostrich is found in eastern Africa, north of Ethiopia, across Somalia, to north-eastern Kenya. 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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