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Untitled (Example of a red)

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Description

Example of a red, green and gold beetle (?), from an album of 91 drawings entitled 'Merian's Drawings of Surinam Insects &c'; with four further insects on a white-flowered plant. Watercolour and bodycolour, heightened with gold, and with pen and grey ink, on vellum.

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From the Watercolour World

Location

Suriname

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