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Reference numberPT/73/5/19
LevelItem
TitlePaintings, Lacerta gecko toes by Franz [Andreas] Bauer
Date[1816]
DescriptionPlate 17, figures 1-6 showing six views of the third toe of the lizard at x100 and x2500 magnification. The paintings are inscribed above with publication and plate details the latter repeated lower right. Signed lower left 'Franz Bauer'. Royal Society stamp verso.

Subject: Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'Farther observations on the feet of animals whose progressive motion can be carried on against gravity' by Everard Home.

Read to the Royal Society on 27 June 1816.
Extent1p
FormatPainting
Physical descriptionInk and ink wash on paper, float mounted
Dimensions278x200mm
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0044
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1816.0024
Related records in the cataloguePT/10/23
URL descriptionDigital version available on The Royal Society Picture Library
URLhttps://pictures.royalsociety.org/image-rs-8632
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7476Bauer; Franz Andreas (1758 - 1840)1758 - 1840
NA4668Home; Sir; Everard (1756 - 1832); surgeon1756 - 1832
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