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Untitled (A bat)

c.1691-1699

Maria Sibylla Merian

From the collection

Title

Untitled (A bat)

Date

c.1691-1699

Description

A bat, with outstretched wings and a spider in a web above, from an album of 160 drawings entitled 'Merian's Drawings of European Insects &c'; flies caught in the web. Watercolour, on vellum.
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Location

Suriname

Country

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