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Patriofelis and crocodile prey, painting by Charles Knight, 1896

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Patriofelis and crocodile prey, painting by Charles Knight, 1896

[1896]

Paintings

51 x 68 cm. In wooden frame, 74 x 89 x 4 cm.

1 painting : gouache on artist's board. Signed and dated "96" at lower right. Two otter-like felids with webbed toes by a lake or stream, one with a crocodile in its jaws. This depiction of Patriofelis ferox (a Middle Eocene creodont from North America) is now deemed inaccurate.

AMNH Special Collections, [no call number]: Patriofelis and crocodile prey, [1896].

Library authority record: Knight, Charles Robert 1874-1953

Czerkas, S.M. and Glut, D.F. Dinosaurs, mammoths, and cavemen: the art of Charles R. Knight. New York: Dutton, 1982. p. 51

American Museum of Natural History Library

Information on rights available at the repository.

Photographic Transparency Number: 2429

Barcode Number: 100219817

Bibliographic Number: b1000743x

American Museum of Natural History

Collection

Citation

Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 (artist), “Patriofelis and crocodile prey, painting by Charles Knight, 1896,” AMNH Research Library | Digital Special Collections, accessed December 6, 2019, https://lbry-web-007.amnh.org/digital/items/show/90721.