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Maria Sybilla Merian (Anna Maria Sibylla)

 
Maria Sybilla Merian

naturalist and scientific illustrator
(Frankfurt, Germany, 4/2/1647 - 1/13/1717, Amsterdam, Netherlands)


4 objects

Plate 14: 'Soursop with Owlet Moth' from "Metamorphosis Insectorum Surinamensium," Amsterdam

1705
hand-colored engraving on rag paper
Museum Purchase, Lloyd O. and Marjorie Strong Coulter Fund
2018.6.1
 

'lvi. Water Scorpion, Frogs & Water Beetle' from "Metamorphasibus Insectorum Surinamensium," The Hague: Gosse

1726
hand-colored engraving on rag paper
Museum Purchase, Lloyd O. and Marjorie Strong Coulter Fund
2018.6.2
 

Plate 23: 'Banana Plant with Teucer Giant Owl Butterfly and a Rainbow Whiptail Lizard.' from "Metamorphosis Insectorum Surinamensium," Amsterdam

1705
hand-colored engraving on rag paper
Museum Purchase, Lloyd O. and Marjorie Strong Coulter Fund
2018.6.3
 

Plate 1: 'Pineapple' from "Metamorphosis Insectorum Surinamensium," Amsterdam

1705
hand-colored engraving on rag paper
Museum Purchase, Lloyd O. and Marjorie Strong Coulter Fund
2018.6.4