Black Rhino
Black Rhino
Black Rhino
Black Rhino
Black Rhino

Black Rhino

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We left our tented camp during the grey twilight of pre-dawn, preparing to be in the field at sunrise. As the first faint rays of light touched the horizon, we spotted a large shape emerging through the misty haze. A Black Rhino! Suddenly the rhino moved towards us, coming near our safari vehicle.

One of my all-time favorite wildlife encounters is this precious opportunity to witness an endangered species in the wild and the thrill of being within a few feet of this massive beast. The inspiration for "Black Thunder" is based on this treasured experience.

 In this painting, I wanted to capture up-close the stunning details of the rhino's tough leathery hide and intimidating sharp horn. May rhinos always be a part of the intricate web of life on the African plains.

 Signed & Numbered Limited Edition

  • Available on either Premium Fine Art Paper or Archival Quality Canvas
  • Personally signed and numbered by artist Cory Carlson
  • Certificate of Authenticity included
  • Custom Sizes Available

Available on either Premium Fine Art Paper or Archival Quality Canvas. Our exclusive limited editions are produced using acid-free surfaces and archival inks to guarantee they will last a lifetime without any fading.   Available in small edition sizes of under 50 prints, you can be sure yours will be something special.  Each print is personally inspected, signed, and numbered by Cory and includes a certificate of authenticity.

Premium Fine Art Paper Editions

  • Printed on a heavy stock matte finish. All paper prints include a white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.  Paper editions are carefully rolled and shipped in a heavy-duty shipping tube. 
  • Fine Art Paper

Archival Quality Canvas Giclée

  • Bring your artwork to life with the texture and depth of our Fine Art Canvas Editions.  Canvas Editions are the highest quality of reproduction available, capable of reproducing the sharpest details and the most vibrant color. Your canvas print will come "ready to hang" or frame if desired. 
  • Archival Canvas

Gallery Wrapped Canvas.  

  • Are you looking for a beautiful, contemporary presentation? Your premium quality Gallery Wrap Canvas print comes wrapped over a 1.5" support frame that adds depth to any space and is secured on the back for a "ready to hang" stylish look.

Signature Framing Options

  • High quality wood frames custom cut and joined by American artisans and crafted using Old World finishing techniques.
  • Our signature frame styles are personally selected for their beauty and quality to complement the artwork
  • Blends with many styles and decors. 
  • For more detailed information please visit our Custom Framing Page.

Need help choosing a size or frame style or do you need a custom size for your space?  Send us an email and we will be happy to answer any questions you may have!

    All unframed limited editions are made to order and ready to ship in 5-7 business days. All paper editions are carefully rolled and shipped in a heavy-duty shipping tube.  Custom framing orders require 2-3 weeks; if you need it sooner, please let us know, and we will do our best to accommodate you. You will receive a shipping notification via email when your order ships.

    All art is carefully and professionally packaged for shipment. If we foresee any delays in the above timelines, we will notify you immediately.  If for any reason the shipping rate looks odd, please just email me.

    International orders are carefully rolled and shipped in a heavy-duty shipping tube. For International shipping on framed art contact us for a quote.


    Transform your space with the power and beauty of Art

    Through my art I strive to capture a "moment in time" allowing us to take a journey in our minds each time we view it. Traveling the world to observe wild animals in their natural habitat I hope to gain a deeper insight into the trials of "living on the edge” and to bring a sense of life to every canvas. To read more about the process behind a painting, check out our Adventure Journal.

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