Dog of the Mountain - Honshu Wolf Tote Bag

Tote Bag

Dog of the Mountain - Honshu Wolf

by Sara Otterstätter
$20.00
DESCRIPTION

Our quality crafted Tote Bags are hand sewn in America using durable, yet lightweight, poly poplin fabric. All seams and stress points are double stitched for durability. Available in 13" x 13", 16" x 16" and 18" x 18" variations, the tote bags are washable, feature original artwork on both sides and a sturdy 1" wide cotton webbing strap for comfortably carrying over your shoulder.

ABOUT THE ART

This is part of my ongoing series "Lost Zoo" about the recently extinct animals. Here I depcit the Honshu Wolf, native to the Kyushu region in Japan that was also known as Dog of the Mountain. The last known Honshu wolf was shot in 1905, but there had been reports of sightings since then. It is said by some people that the Honshu wolf isn't extinct, but very good in hiding in the wilderness of the Japanese mountains.

The Honshu wolf was due to possible island dwarfism the tiniest known wolf subspecies.

wolf, animal, honshu-wolf, japan, nature, mythology, ink, drawing, acrylic markers,

animals illustration nature pattern