William Strutt (1827-1915)

Young Arabian Rhinoceros

Rhino with young
Rhino with keeper

Two, pencil, inscribed on old mount: Arabian & young rhinoceros

One 8 x 24.3 cm; 7 x 9 1/2 inches, the other 12 x 18.7 cm; 4 3/4 x 7 3/8 inches

The artist studied in Paris and made many drawings of animals throughout his career. He visited Australia in 1850, New Zealand in 1856 and returned to England in 1862. He was a Fellow of the Zoological Society.