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This is a type of picture called a linocut. It is made by cutting into a material called linoleum, and then covering it with ink and pressing it onto paper to make a copy.

This linocut shows a barn owl. They are the most widespread of all the owls and can be found living in many different countries around the world. As you can see in this picture, barn owls have bright white faces and undersides with mixed golden brown feathers on their wings and backs. They also have sharp claws, called talons, that they use to catch their food (mice and other small animals).

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