Liss Llewellyn Fine Art - Raymond Sheppard: Rhino head

picture

Enquire
 £330 / €366 / US$434  Add to cart
 Free shipping


 
Raymond Sheppard:
Rhino head

Unmounted (ref: 6197)
Pen and ink, pencil on irregular paper
7 x 10 in. (17.7 x 25.3 cm)

Tags: Raymond Sheppard drawing farms/domestic animals



Sheppard’s output as a graphic artist was prodigious, but he is less well known today than he might be, partly on account of his early death, at the age of forty-five. His remarkable studies of birds and animals from life were mainly undertaken at Regent’s Park Zoo. On the strength of these he was made a Fellow of the Zoological Society in 1949. In the same year, he published ‘Drawing at the Zoo’, one of three collaborations made with The Studio magazine.


Share on instagram    Share on Twitter  Share on Google +  Share on Pinterest  Share by mail