Fine art illustration of a Bactrian Camel (Camelus bactrianus.) The illustration is available in black and white or color.
The Bactrian Camel was completed on 4.8.2011. I recall the Minnesota Zoo getting these animals, because the climate in the state closely resembles the cold, dry deserts these camels come from. Recently, we saw a show where a young Bactrian Camel was cavorting in a private zoo. I recalled my friend Warren Lynn had an excellent photo of one of these animals in his image library. I used that to create this drawing. With this, I’ve completed drawings of both extant camel species (the other being the Arabian Dromedary.