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Untitled (Blue lizard and butterflies)

c.1701-1705

Maria Sibylla Merian

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Title

Untitled (Blue lizard and butterflies)

Date

c.1701-1705

Description

Blue lizard and butterflies, from an album of 91 drawings entitled 'Merian's Drawings of Surinam Insects &c'; depicting the life cycle of the insect, on a plant with star-shaped leaves. Watercolour, with pen and black ink, on vellum.
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Location

Suriname

Country

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Location Accuracy

Unknown

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