25 September 2001
Josef Wolf (1820-1899)
A Polar Bear hunting Seal in the Arctic
signed 'J Wolf' (lower right)
watercolour on brown paper
9¼ x 13½in. (23.4 x 34.2cm.)
Wolf contributed to the plates in The Zoology of the voyage of HMS Erebus and Terror... 1839-45 (London, 1839-45).
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