Record

Reference numberPT/73/10/23
LevelItem
TitlePaintings, barnacles by Franz [Andreas] Bauer
Date[1823]
DescriptionPlate 20 containing 14 figures showing details of the head, jaws, pedicle, penis, eggs, and other internal structures of the barnacle. Various magnifications. Inscribed with publication and plate details. Signed in ink lower left 'Franz Bauer'. Royal Society stamp verso.

Subject: Zoology / Physiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'On the double organs of generation of the lamprey, the conger eel, the common eel, the barnacle, and earth worm, which impregnate themselves; though the last from copulating, appear mutually to impregnate one another' by Everard Home.

Read to the Royal Society on 27 February 1823.
Extent1p
FormatWatercolour
Physical descriptionWatercolour on artists' board, framed and glazed
Dimensions242x178mm
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0207
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1823.0014
Related records in the cataloguePT/16/13
URL descriptionDigital version available on The Royal Society Picture Library
URLhttps://pictures.royalsociety.org/image-rs-9907
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7476Bauer; Franz Andreas (1758 - 1840)1758 - 1840
NA4668Home; Sir; Everard (1756 - 1832); surgeon1756 - 1832
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