|Title||Paintings, Helix janthina [marine snail] by Franz [Andreas] Bauer|
|Description||Plate 13 showing seven figures including details of the shell of the Helix janthina [Janthina janthina, or marine snail] with magnified images of ova and internal chambers. The work is inscribed with publication and plate details. Signed lower left 'Franz Bauer. del.' Royal Society stamp verso.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'Observations on the genus of Ocythoë Rafinesque, with a description of a new species' by William Elford Leach.
Read to the Royal Society on 5 June 1817.
|Physical description||Watercolour on artists' board|
|Digital images||View item on Science in the Making|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0066|
|Related records in the catalogue||PT/11/22|
|URL description||Digital version available on The Royal Society Picture Library|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA7476||Bauer; Franz Andreas (1758 - 1840)||1758 - 1840|
|NA7442||Leach; William Elford (1790 - 1836)||1790 - 1836|