Squirrel by Wilson

Edward Adrian Wilson (1872-1912)
Red squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris leucourus), c.1805-09.
Watercolour on paper, 225 x 157 mm.

Edward Wilson's name is forever associated with the exploration of the Antarctic. He was a member of Captain Scott's heroic, but doomed expedition to the South Pole. He perished on the return from the South Pole in 1912.

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