|Title||Paintings, sexual organs of the female Ornithorhynchus [platypus] by [Richard Owen]|
|Description||Plate 16, figures 1-2 showing the sexual organs of the Ornithorhynchus [platypus] prepared for impregnation, as well as a mammary gland. Inscribed with publication and plate details. A pencil inscription bottom right reads 'Jas [James] Basire sc.' A faint pencil inscription above reads 'Owen'. Not signed. Watermarked '[...]tman [...]1'.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'On the mammary glands of the Ornithorhynchus paradoxus' by Richard Owen.
Read to the Royal Society on 21 June 1832.
|Physical description||Watercolour on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1832.0023|
|Related records in the catalogue||PT/20/8i|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8083||Owen; Sir; Richard (1804 - 1892)||1804 - 1892|