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Joseph Wolf George Edwards
This page represents only a small part of our collection of original Antique prints of Wild Animals. Please click on an image to see it in high-resolution, with details of the work itself. For enquiries and purchases, please do contact us.
Elephant: in Indian landscape. Elephas Indicus a sub species of the Asian elephant originating from mainland Asia.
Leopard: Felis Leopardus. Male.
Lioness: Felis leo. Captured near the Euphrates. Drawn from life with cubs bred in captivity at the society’s Vivarium.
Tigeress: Felis Tigris foemina.
Halmaturus Billardieri: Tasmanian Wallaby. Two wallabies, one in foreground, other in grassy background.
SOLD St Jago or Green Monkey of the Cape Verde Islands clutching fruit: Drawn from life.
Hippopotamus: Hippopotamus amphibius. Captured on the White Nile and drawn from life at the Zoological Society’s Vivarium.
Cape Buffalo with descriptive text. Founded in 1698, the SPCK is the oldest Anglican mission and publishing house of the Church of England.
SOLD Black Maucauco or Lemur of Madagascar reaching for fruit. Pet of Mr Carrington, clerk to the Society of Surgeons, drawn from life.
SOLD Male African Zebra: Drawn initially from a stuffed example with additions from a live example at the Royal menagerie at Kew.
North American Buffalo having a gambol.
Asiatic Lion and Lioness, Bengal Tiger, Leopard and Jaguar.
Canadian Lynx. Lynx canadensis. Drawn from life at the society’s Vivarium.
Female Rhinoceros and young elephant with tusks added by Edwards. Drawn from life in London.
Leopards: Felis leopardis. The Panther from Malaysia and the Leopard from Morocco. Drawn from life at the society’s Vivarium.
Painted Ocelot: Felis picta. Captured in Central America and drawn from life at the society’s Vivarium.