This heroic image was typical of the war art from the South African War. However, New Zealand horses did gain a high reputation as well-bred and hardy, and able to adapt to difficult conditions.
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Alexander Turnbull Library
Chromolithograph by G. Montbard
Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.
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