Henrik Gronvold (1858-1940)Gorilla, undated
Oil on canvas, 158 x 116 cm.
Henrik Gronvold was one of the great bird artists of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. He illustrated some of the great bird books of the period. This unusual oil-painting of a Gorilla, successfully conveys the strength and size of the animal and is a fine example of Gronvold’s work