Example of large red and black-patterned beetle on a Citron Tree, from an album of 91 drawings entitled 'Merian's Drawings of Surinam Insects &c'; and with a moth, caterpillar (?) with long, hairy extensions, and larva Watercolour, touched with bodycolour, and with pen and grey ink, on vellum

An00069534 001 l

Thing

Made Of
vellum
Type of Thing
album, drawing
Exhibition History
2008 9 July-20 Oct. London, BM, Enlightenment Gallery
School
German
Subject
insect, fruit
Techniques
drawn

Place

About
Suriname
In Gallery
198*.b.05

Time

Acquired In
1753
Made
1701-1705

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