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The Survivors - African Black Rhino By Simon Combes

By Simon Combes

The Survivors - African Black Rhino's by Simon Combes

A pair of eastern black rhinos make their way across the floor Tanzania’s Ngorongoro Crater in the late-afternoon African sun. Weighing in at one to one and a half tons and over 60” tall at the shoulder, this ill-tempered prehistoric throwback roams the savanna at will. Black rhino have a tendency to be less social than their cousins, the white rhino, but a mother and calf do remain quite bonded for up to four years.

At one time, over 30 species of rhino could be found around the planet. Now there are only five. Two, the black and the white, are found in East Africa, both have two horns. A rhino’s poor eyesight is augmented by a strong sense of smell and good hearing (and the above mentioned bad attitude). Left unharmed by man, a rhino can live 30 to 40 years in the wild.

Simon loved rhinoceros, but painted surprisingly few. "The Survivors" was a personal favorite of his.

The Survivors - African Black Rhino by Simon Combes is available for sale as a limited edition of only 50 giclee canvas's with a 20 x 30 image size priced at $725 unframed.

Order yours today. All artwork is professionally boxed and insured and guaranteed to arrive in mint condition. Two Black Rhinos are walking in the midday African sun in this great artwork. This painting was published in May of 2010. Simon Combes African wildlife art prints on sale framed any way you want or unframed.

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