Londolosi – Cheetah

Limited Edition Print by Robert Bateman

Londolosi – Cheetah

Robert Bateman
Limited Edition Print
Giclée Canvas
24 W x 12 H inches
Handsigned by the Artist


Artwork Description

With their keen eyesight cheetahs can rest and search at the same time. They live a vulnerable existence. Catching and killing prey is tricky and exhausting. But the most serious risk comes from other predators, hyenas and lions. In a tragically high percentage of cases, cheetahs will make a kill only to be robbed of it. They never even try to defend it. Moreover, these predators will kill cheetah babies every time they get the chance.

I like this reaching, peering pose. It reminds me of the action when, in full chase, the cheetah has to make a sudden turn.

– Robert Bateman

Also available:

  • Limited Edition – Giclée Paper – 21.5 x 11