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Egyptian chameleon

November 1686

Richard Waller

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Egyptian chameleon

Date

November 1686

Description

Study of a chameleon, grasping a branch in leaf with fore-claws and tail. The branch bears an inscription in: " Hanc chamaeleonsis AEgyptiaci Iconem Delineabat R.Waller ad vivumquem possidebat Not. R.Boyl. Nov: 1686." [Richard Waller drew the image of the Egyptian Chameleon from the life which the Honorable Robert Boyle kept, November 1686].

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Nile, Egypt

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