1878 Wood Engraving Indian Bison Gaur Animal Mammal India Wildlife Plants XGA4


This is an original 1878 black and white wood engraving of three gaur, or Indian bison, in India. The species has been listed as vulnerable since 1986, as the population has been on a steady decline.


This 133+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. Light moisture wrinkling. Please note that there is print on the verso of this steel engraving.

  • Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.75 x 5.25 inches; 17 x 13 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: cattle, water, river, bison, bull, baby