'La Vive, ou Dragon de Mer' [Greater weaver] Anonymous
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'La Vive, ou Dragon de Mer' [Greater weaver]
Marine zoological study showing a side view of the Greater weaver fish (Trachinus draco). With inset figures A, B, C showing the Sea long worm (Gordius marinus). Plate 7 from the book Icones rerum naturalium, ou figures enlumlinees d'histoire naturelle du Nord, by Peter Ascanius, volume 1 (Copenhagen, 1772). Inscribed upper right "Ic: Rer: Nat: Tab: VII." Peter Ascanius was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1755.
Original: copperplate engraving. 1772
- Image reference: RS-9866
- The Royal Society
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