See also: Animals
British Museum: Wild Animals
Explore a selection objects featuring wild animals from the museum's collections, includes ancient stone and ivory carvings, a gold pendant, and a ceremonial or decorative bronze object.
National Museum of Wildlife Art
View online exhibitions that include etchings of western wildlife and Native Americans by Karl Bodmer, and paintings and sculptures of American wildlife.
The Getty: Wild Animals
A collection of around 308 objects in the Getty Museum that depict wild animals, most items date around 400 B.C. but a wide range is shown, also includes manuscript pages dating close to 1250.
Brooklyn Museum: Wild Animals
View a wide variety objects related to wild animals in the museum's online collection, includes ancient sculptures, and decorative objects as well as a selection of paintings and items dating mostly from around 1795 to the 1940's.
Urban Neighbors: Images of New York City Wildlife
Explore a selection of images in the collections of The New York Public Library that represent wildlife found in New York City, includes aquatic animals, birds, insects, reptiles and mammals.
NYPL: Wild Animals
View around 193 images of wild animals online in the New York Public Library Digital Gallery, mostly book illustrations.
Animal and Wildlife Artists
Browse a list of artists specializing in museum quality animal art with links to where their art can be viewed online.
Animal Imagery in African Art
Browse images of animals in African art in the online collections of the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art.
An online exhibit of wild and domestic animals created by African artists, includes examples from rock art to contemporary media from the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art.
The Art of African Exploration
Explore illustrations and engravings of extraordinary beasts including the rhinoceros, the quagga, and the giraffe.
The Symbolism of Animals
Selected images and information on African animals in art, from the University of Virginia.
University of Pennsylvania: African Wildlife
An image archive of wildlife photographs including sea life, a Safari Series, a Madagascar Lemur Series, and more.
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
African Gray Parrot
African Rock Python
African Wild Ass
African Wild Dog
Brooklyn Museum: Animals in African Art
View a selection of objects online related to African animals in the museum's collections.
African Wildlife Foundation: Gallery
A online collection of photographs featuring the wildlife of Africa.
The Met: Landscape and Nature Photography
Around 50 works of art related to landscape and nature photography in the subject index of the Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Nature's Best Photography Exhibits
Nature's Best Photography Magazine
View images by the world's leading wildlife, plant life, landscape, and travel photographers.
Irreplaceable: Wildlife in a Warming World
An online exhibit that seeks to educate people about global warming through photographs that capture the fragility of our world's plants and animals.
Yellowstone to Yukon: Freedom to Roam
A photography exhibit that documents efforts to preserve the wildlife of the Rocky Mountain West.
Resources and Organizations
Wildlife Art Magazine
Find information and images related to contemporary wildlife art.
Society of Wildlife Artists
A non-profit organization that promotes an appreciation of wildlife and nature through art, view images online in the member gallery.
Artists for Conservation
An international non-profit group of nature artists dedicated to wildlife and habitat conservation.
The Wildlife Art Society International
A UK group of artists that work to promote appreciation for wildlife art.
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