Reference numberPT/73/10/1
TitlePaintings, wheat infected with Vibrio tritici by Franz [Andreas] Bauer
DescriptionPlate 1 containing 23 figures showing the stages of infestation in ears of wheat caused by the wheat gall nemotode [Anguina tritici] under x5 and x10 magnifications. Inscribed with publication and plate details. Signed in ink lower left 'Franz Bauer del.' and in pencil lower right 'Js [James] Basire sc.' Royal Society stamp verso.

Subject: Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'The Croonian Lecture. Microscopical observations on the suspension of the muscular motions of the vibrio tritici' by Franz Bauer.

Read to the Royal Society on 5 December 1822.
Physical descriptionWatercolour on artists' board
Digital imagesView item on Science in the Making
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0196
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1823.0001
Related records in the cataloguePT/16/1
URL descriptionDigital version available on The Royal Society Picture Library
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7476Bauer; Franz Andreas (1758 - 1840)1758 - 1840
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