TurningArt Logo Contact Us
Short Faced Bear

Short Faced Bear

Piece description from the artist

An unusual looking bear, the now extinct short faced bear, sits in the deep grass on the rocky shore of a prehistoric North American wetland. He faces to the right of the image, looking towards the rising sun which bathes in golden light. Some puffy white clouds drift lazily in the sky.

The short-faced bear, or Arctodus Simus, is an genus of bear that inhabited North America during the last ice age and went extinct about 10,000 years ago. It may have been the largest predatory land mammal of its day. Experts disagree on the exact nature of it's diet, but there is speculation that it would steal other predator's kills by using its intimidating size to run them off.

Buy original artwork and support today's working artists.

$0

Details

Size
72.0" x 45.0"
Medium
Digital

Unfortunately, the original of this work is not available. However, one of our friendly Personal Curators can reach out to the artist to see if they’d be interested in a commission. Get in touch.

TurningArt members enjoy fresh art at home for less than the cost of going to a movie each month.