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Lacerta gecko

1816

William Clift

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Lacerta gecko

Date

1816

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Plate 7 from the paper "Some account of the feet of those animals whose progressive motion can be carried on in opposition to gravity", by Everard Home, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, vol.106 (1816), pp.149-155. The lizard specimen was procured by Sir Joseph Banks apparently from Java. The painting is inscribed above with publication and plate details. Not signed. Royal Society stamp verso.

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Java, Indonesia

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