Earthworm Franz Andreas Bauer
Product images of Earthworm
Plate 16 from the paper "On the double organs of generation of the lamprey, the conger eel, the common eel, the barnacle, and the earthworm, which impregnate themselves; though the last from copulating, appear mutually to impregnate one another", by Everard Home, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, vol.113 (1823), pp.140-151. Figure 1 shows a back view of the earthworm, x2 magnification; figure 2 shows the same worm under dissection, x2 magnification; figure 3 is the upper portion of the same, showing details of the arteries, ovaries and testicles, x4 magnification. Inscribed with publication and plate details. Signed in ink lower left "Franz Bauer del."
Original: watercolour on board. 1823
- Image reference: RS-9903
- The Royal Society
More by the artist Franz Andreas Bauer.
Explore the collection Animals and nature prints and drawings.
We use a 280gsm fine art paper and premium branded inks to create the perfect reproduction.
Our expertise and use of high-quality materials means that our print colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.
Read more about our fine art prints.
Manufactured in the UK
All products are printed in the UK, using the latest digital presses and a giclée printmaking process.
We only use premium branded inks, and colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.