Adlington, Mark

Bio

b.1965 Mark Adlington draws his inspiration from wildlife. In his paintings, he captures the grace and strength of these creatures. Born in 1965, he attended the City and Guilds London School of Art (1991-94) and won several prizes, one being the City and Guilds Prize for Drawing, 1994. He has exhibited at the Cork Street Gallery, The Royal College of Art, The Arts Club, Dover Street and the Society of Wildlife Artists.

Charging Bull, 1998 (mixed media on paper)
Charging Bull, 1998 (mixed media on paper)

MAD116388: © Mark Adlington / Bridgeman Images

Northern Lights, 1998 (mixed media on paper)
Northern Lights, 1998 (mixed media on paper)

MAD116389: © Mark Adlington / Bridgeman Images

The Red Tree, 1995 (oil on board)
The Red Tree, 1995 (oil on board)

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Shivaji, Khana, 1996 (mixed media on paper)
Shivaji, Khana, 1996 (mixed media on paper)

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Ice Bear, 1998 (mixed media on paper)
Ice Bear, 1998 (mixed media on paper)

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Dust Cloud, Drung, 1996 (oil on canvas)
Dust Cloud, Drung, 1996 (oil on canvas)

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Sacred Cow, Bhuj, 1996 (oil on paper)
Sacred Cow, Bhuj, 1996 (oil on paper)

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Wild Ass, Rann of Kutch, 1996 (oil on canvas)
Wild Ass, Rann of Kutch, 1996 (oil on canvas)

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Matador, 1998 (mixed media on paper)
Matador, 1998 (mixed media on paper)

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Hinds in winter, 1995 (oil on canvas)
Hinds in winter, 1995 (oil on canvas)

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Starburst, 1997 (oil on canvas)
Starburst, 1997 (oil on canvas)

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Hind, 1996 (oil on canvas)
Hind, 1996 (oil on canvas)

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Wolf, 1996 (oil on canvas)
Wolf, 1996 (oil on canvas)

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Levantado, 1999 (oil on canvas)
Levantado, 1999 (oil on canvas)

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Toro Azul, 1998 (oil on canvas)
Toro Azul, 1998 (oil on canvas)

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Yellow Bear, 1999 (mixed media on paper)
Yellow Bear, 1999 (mixed media on paper)

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Underwater Bear, 1999 (mixed media on paper)
Underwater Bear, 1999 (mixed media on paper)

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Tigress, Khana, India, 1999 (oil on canvas)
Tigress, Khana, India, 1999 (oil on canvas)

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Parado, 1999 (oil on canvas)
Parado, 1999 (oil on canvas)

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The White Bull, 1999 (oil on board)
The White Bull, 1999 (oil on board)

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Alcurrucen, 1999 (oil on canvas)
Alcurrucen, 1999 (oil on canvas)

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Roe Doe, 2000 (mixed media on paper)
Roe Doe, 2000 (mixed media on paper)

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Zubre, Bialowieza (charcoal & conte on paper)
Zubre, Bialowieza (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Belties, 2006 (charcoal & conte on paper)
Belties, 2006 (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Calves, 2006 (charcoal & conte on paper)
Calves, 2006 (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Challenge (charcoal & conte on paper)
Challenge (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Col di Vermianaz (charcoal & conte on paper)
Col di Vermianaz (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Courting Otters (w/c on paper)
Courting Otters (w/c on paper)

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Dance (ink & w/c on paper)
Dance (ink & w/c on paper)

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Stage (ink & w/c on paper)
Stage (ink & w/c on paper)

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De Siberie, 2001 (oil on canvas)
De Siberie, 2001 (oil on canvas)

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Two Wolves (oil on canvas) (detail of 275280)
Two Wolves (oil on canvas) (detail of 275280)

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Dog Otter (charcoal & conte on paper)
Dog Otter (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Don't Look Down (charcoal & conte on paper)
Don't Look Down (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Edge, 2001 (oil on canvas)
Edge, 2001 (oil on canvas)

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Swimming Above (w/c on paper)
Swimming Above (w/c on paper)

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Underwater (w/c on paper)
Underwater (w/c on paper)

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European Otter (w/c on paper)
European Otter (w/c on paper)

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Beaver, 2001 (charcoal & conte on paper)
Beaver, 2001 (charcoal & conte on paper)

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European Wolf (charcoal & conte on paper)
European Wolf (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Unexpected Autumn Sun (charcoal on paper)
Unexpected Autumn Sun (charcoal on paper)

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Study of a Stag (charcoal & conte on paper)
Study of a Stag (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Fresno, Galloway Bull (mixed media on paper)
Fresno, Galloway Bull (mixed media on paper)

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Galloway, 2006 (charcoal & conte on paper)
Galloway, 2006 (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Giovanotto, 2005 (charcoal & conte on paper)
Giovanotto, 2005 (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Grattarsi (charcoal & conte on paper)
Grattarsi (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Aqua Green (w/c on paper)
Aqua Green (w/c on paper)

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Hi (charcoal & conte on paper)
Hi (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Headlock (mixed media on paper)
Headlock (mixed media on paper)

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Hunting in the Deep (w/c on paper)
Hunting in the Deep (w/c on paper)

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Ibex Kid (charcoal & conte on paper)
Ibex Kid (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Ibex, Noasca (charcoal & conte on paper)
Ibex, Noasca (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Leg Stretch (charcoal & conte on paper)
Leg Stretch (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Lutra lutra (charcoal & conte on paper)
Lutra lutra (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Back Awash (Otter) (ink & w/c on paper)
Back Awash (Otter) (ink & w/c on paper)

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European Lynx (charcoal & conte on paper)
European Lynx (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Man (w/c on paper)
Man (w/c on paper)

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Minus Twenty (mixed media on paper)
Minus Twenty (mixed media on paper)

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Okapi, 2005 (oil on canvas)
Okapi, 2005 (oil on canvas)

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Otter Study I - 'Talisker' (w/c on paper)
Otter Study I - 'Talisker' (w/c on paper)

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Otter Study II -'Talisker' (w/c on paper)
Otter Study II -'Talisker' (w/c on paper)

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Pack Leaders, 2001 (oil on canvas)
Pack Leaders, 2001 (oil on canvas)

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Playfight, 2001 (charcoal & conte on paper)
Playfight, 2001 (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Processo Al Lupo (mixed media on paper)
Processo Al Lupo (mixed media on paper)

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Raptor, 2001 (charcoal & conte on paper)
Raptor, 2001 (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Rock Play, 2005 (charcoal & conte on paper)
Rock Play, 2005 (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Rudder (charcoal & conte on paper)
Rudder (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Running Chamois (charcoal & conte on paper)
Running Chamois (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Scimitar, 2006 (charcoal & conte on paper)
Scimitar, 2006 (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Seated Stag, 2006 (charcoal & conte on paper)
Seated Stag, 2006 (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Drying Off (charcoal & conte on paper)
Drying Off (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Sitting Wolf, 2000 (mixed media on paper)
Sitting Wolf, 2000 (mixed media on paper)

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Stambecchi in Estate (mixed media on paper)
Stambecchi in Estate (mixed media on paper)

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Summer Wolf, 2001 (mixed media on canvas)
Summer Wolf, 2001 (mixed media on canvas)

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Swan Lake, 2001 (mixed media on paper)
Swan Lake, 2001 (mixed media on paper)

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Testa, 2005 (charcoal & conte on paper)
Testa, 2005 (charcoal & conte on paper)

MAD275272: © Mark Adlington / Bridgeman Images

Wolf Composition, 2001 (oil on canvas)
Wolf Composition, 2001 (oil on canvas)

MAD275273: © Mark Adlington / Bridgeman Images

Loups, 2001 (oil on canvas)
Loups, 2001 (oil on canvas)

MAD275274: © Mark Adlington / Bridgeman Images

Velvet, 2006 (charcoal & conte on paper)
Velvet, 2006 (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Swan (charcoal & conte on paper)
Swan (charcoal & conte on paper)

MAD275278: © Mark Adlington / Bridgeman Images

Young grey seal, Gweek, 2003 (w/c on paper)
Young grey seal, Gweek, 2003 (w/c on paper)

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Deep, 2003 (oil on canvas)
Deep, 2003 (oil on canvas)

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Emerging, 2003 (oil on canvas)
Emerging, 2003 (oil on canvas)

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Seal Circle, 2003 (oil on canvas)
Seal Circle, 2003 (oil on canvas)

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Weightless, 2003 (oil on canvas)
Weightless, 2003 (oil on canvas)

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Equally fascinating, 2003 (oil on canvas)
Equally fascinating, 2003 (oil on canvas)

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Curious Otter, 2003 (w/c on paper)
Curious Otter, 2003 (w/c on paper)

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Otter, 2003 (oil on canvas)
Otter, 2003 (oil on canvas)

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Courtship (w/c on paper)
Courtship (w/c on paper)

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Underwater (w/c on paper)
Underwater (w/c on paper)

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Slipstream (w/c on paper)
Slipstream (w/c on paper)

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Yin Yang (w/c on paper)
Yin Yang (w/c on paper)

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High Summer (oil on canvas)
High Summer (oil on canvas)

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European Bison (oil on canvas)
European Bison (oil on canvas)

MAD275431: © Mark Adlington / Bridgeman Images

Stripey (ink & w/c on paper)
Stripey (ink & w/c on paper)

MAD275432: © Mark Adlington / Bridgeman Images

Wrestle (charcoal & conte on paper)
Wrestle (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Bear (charcoal & conte on paper)
Bear (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Fawn, 2003 (ink & w/c on paper)
Fawn, 2003 (ink & w/c on paper)

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Running wolf pup (charcoal & conte on paper)
Running wolf pup (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Arctic, 1999 (charcoal & conte on paper)
Arctic, 1999 (charcoal & conte on paper)

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Indian Elephant, Khana (mixed media on paper)
Indian Elephant, Khana (mixed media on paper)

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Running boar, 1999 (mixed media on paper)
Running boar, 1999 (mixed media on paper)

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Cave ancestor (charcoal & conte on paper)
Cave ancestor (charcoal & conte on paper)

MAD275442: © Mark Adlington / Bridgeman Images

Polar Bear (mixed media on paper)
Polar Bear (mixed media on paper)

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Alpha (mixed media on paper)
Alpha (mixed media on paper)

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Bengal Tiger (oil on canvas)
Bengal Tiger (oil on canvas)

MAD275446: © Mark Adlington / Bridgeman Images

Roe Buck, Winter, 2000 (mixed media on paper)
Roe Buck, Winter, 2000 (mixed media on paper)

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Buck in the snow, 2000 (mixed media on paper)
Buck in the snow, 2000 (mixed media on paper)

MAD275448: © Mark Adlington / Bridgeman Images

Wolf (mixed media on paper)
Wolf (mixed media on paper)

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Toro Azul, study (charcoal on paper)
Toro Azul, study (charcoal on paper)

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Dzik (mixed media on paper)
Dzik (mixed media on paper)

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Black Bull (charcoal on paper)
Black Bull (charcoal on paper)

MAD275452: © Mark Adlington / Bridgeman Images

Arabian Leopard, 2008 (w/c on paper)
Arabian Leopard, 2008 (w/c on paper)

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Arabian Leopard, 2008 (w/c on paper)
Arabian Leopard, 2008 (w/c on paper)

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Arabian Leopard, 2008 (w/c on paper)
Arabian Leopard, 2008 (w/c on paper)

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Arabian Leopard, 2008 (w/c on paper)
Arabian Leopard, 2008 (w/c on paper)

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Arabian Leopard, 2008 (w/c on paper)
Arabian Leopard, 2008 (w/c on paper)

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Arabian Leopard, 2008 (w/c on paper)
Arabian Leopard, 2008 (w/c on paper)

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Arabian Leopard, 2008 (w/c on paper)
Arabian Leopard, 2008 (w/c on paper)

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Arabian Leopard Cub, 2008 (w/c on paper)
Arabian Leopard Cub, 2008 (w/c on paper)

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Circling Arabian Oryx, 2010 (oil on paper)
Circling Arabian Oryx, 2010 (oil on paper)

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Nubian Ibex, 2008 (conte & charcoal on paper)
Nubian Ibex, 2008 (conte & charcoal on paper)

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Cape Hare, 2010 (oil on paper)
Cape Hare, 2010 (oil on paper)

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Ragamuffin, 2010, (watercolour on paper)
Ragamuffin, 2010, (watercolour on paper)

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Striped Hyaena, 2010, (watercolour on paper)
Striped Hyaena, 2010, (watercolour on paper)

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Sleeping Hyaena, 2010, (watercolour on paper)
Sleeping Hyaena, 2010, (watercolour on paper)

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Arabian Gazelle, 2010 (oil on paper)
Arabian Gazelle, 2010 (oil on paper)

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Arabian Oryx, 2010 (oil on paper)
Arabian Oryx, 2010 (oil on paper)

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Arabian Wolf, 2010 (oil on paper)
Arabian Wolf, 2010 (oil on paper)

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Cape Hare, 2010 (oil on paper)
Cape Hare, 2010 (oil on paper)

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Arabian Caracal, 2010 (oil on paper)
Arabian Caracal, 2010 (oil on paper)

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Striped Hyaenas, 2010 (oil on paper)
Striped Hyaenas, 2010 (oil on paper)

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Galloping Oryx, 2010 (oil on paper)
Galloping Oryx, 2010 (oil on paper)

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Running Gazelles, 2010 (oil on paper)
Running Gazelles, 2010 (oil on paper)

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Running Arabian Gazelles, 2010 (oil on paper)
Running Arabian Gazelles, 2010 (oil on paper)

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Arabian Oryx, 2010 (oil on paper)
Arabian Oryx, 2010 (oil on paper)

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Sand Fox, 2009 (conte & charcoal on paper)
Sand Fox, 2009 (conte & charcoal on paper)

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Przewalski Foal, 2012, (mixed media on paper)
Przewalski Foal, 2012, (mixed media on paper)

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Baby elephant, 2012 (mixed media on paper)
Baby elephant, 2012 (mixed media on paper)

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Summer Sunset, 2010, (watercolour and gouache on paper)
Summer Sunset, 2010, (watercolour and gouache on paper)

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