Animals in Art: Ungulates

Diana Under the Tree by Hans Thoma, 1878
Resting Goats by Jacques-Joseph Lecurieux, 1840
A Greco-Persian scaraboid, late 4th century B.C.E.
Gem: mottled brown chalcedony; mount: gold
Circe and Her Swine by Briton Rivière, 1896
William the Hippo, Egypt’s Middle Kingdom, ca. 1961 BCE – ca. 1878 BCE
Giraffe page from the book Icones Animalium by Conrad Gessner, 1560
Cortes and the 1521 Siege of Tenochtitlan (artist/date unknown, public domain)
Kudu illustration by Friedrich Specht from the book Brehms Tierleben, Vol. 3 by Alfred Edmund Brehm, 1900
The Lady Clare by John William Waterhouse, 1900
Pastoral by Leonora Carrington, 1950
Pastoral by Frederick Cayley Robinson, 1923 – 1924
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