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Elephants

Artist/Maker: Wilhelm Kuhnert

Date: c. 1917
Dimensions:
image: 48 × 86 in. (121.9 × 218.4 cm)
frame: 60 × 98 1/2 × 4 7/16 in. (152.4 × 250.2 × 11.3 cm)
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Credit Line: JKM Collection, National Museum of Wildlife Art
Object number: JL1999.130
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DescriptionHerd of elephants, led by a large bull elephant, charge toward the viewer, appearing to run across an open, grassy field to escape a brush fire.
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