Wild Animals by Captain Brown
Original hand-coloured engravings published c1850
19th century engravings based on the drawings of famed naturalist; Captain Thomas Brown. Framed in natural ash. 'Rhinoceros'.
Captain Thomas Brown was a well-known natural history scientist who was a member of the Royal Physical Society, the Wernerian Natural History Society, and the Manchester Geological and Natural History Societies. He traveled extensively and drew his subjects from live specimens he encountered on his travels.