Monarch of the Aberdares, Original Oil Painting on Linen Canvas.
The black rhino found in Aberdares National Park are truly the monarchs of this wonderful area in Kenya. As an endangered species, the black rhino is protected within the Aberdares, constant alertness is necessary to ensure the rhino’s continued existence in the Aberdares and elsewhere. This rhino is within an early morning backlit scene, accompanied by ever present oxpeckers. It is hoped that this iconic animal will remain safely and prosper in the wilds of Africa, it’ll take a massive effort to curtail the present onslaught of poaching.