© Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
© Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

Untitled (Plant bearing fruit)

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Plant bearing fruit, from an album of 91 drawings entitled 'Merian's Drawings of Surinam Insects &c'; with examples of two blue butterflies, a caterpillar and chrysalis, depicting the life cycle of the insect. Watercolour, with pen and grey ink, on vellum.

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