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Untitled (Scarlet ibis)

c.1700-1707

Attributed to Dorothea Maria Henrietta Gsell

From the collection

Title

Untitled (Scarlet ibis)

Date

c.1700-1707

Artist

Description

Scarlet ibis, from an album entitled 'Merian's Drawings of Surinam Insects &c'; a snake in its mouth, with an example of a blue butterfly, an egg, and a yellow-flowered plant. Watercolour and bodycolour, heightened with white, on vellum.
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Location

Suriname

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Unknown

Medium

Category

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