Scientific illustrations

Animal drawings, Animal prints, Insect drawings, Natural history pictures, Natural history prints

Illustrations characterized by great detail and exactitude, suitable for scientific study or identification of organisms and naturally occurring objects. Component parts are often labeled.

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Date: 1885 - 1886 By: Wills, Mary Ann, 1859?-1942 Ref: E-964-q Description: Collection of paintings of New Zealand scenes and flora by Mary Wills, nee Wykes, wife of minister John Wills. Album dated 1885 on inside cover, with the art...
Date: 1885 From: Wills, Mary Ann, 1859?-1942: [Collection of watercolours, oil paintings, and albums by Mary Wills, primarily of landscapes. 1885-1936] Ref: E-964-q-001 Description: A branch of the native poroporo, showing its berries as green, pre-ripening Other Titles - Solanum aviculare Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Descript...
Date: 1983 - 1989 By: National Museum of New Zealand Ref: Eph-A-MUSEUM-National-1980s-Badges Description: Badges show: Monarch butterfly, Paddle crab, Katipo spider, Sea perch, and New Zealand tree weta. Quantity: 5 colour photo-mechanical print(s) on badges. P...
Date: 1885 From: Wills, Mary Ann, 1859?-1942: [Collection of watercolours, oil paintings, and albums by Mary Wills, primarily of landscapes. 1885-1936] Ref: E-964-q-010-1 Description: A branch of bush lawyer, or swamp lawyer, showing the reddish-coloured fruit and small white flowers that the plant produces between October and November Ot...
Date: 1885 From: Wills, Mary Ann, 1859?-1942: [Collection of watercolours, oil paintings, and albums by Mary Wills, primarily of landscapes. 1885-1936] Ref: E-964-q-010-2 Description: A branch of the species Clematis paniculata (New Zealand clematis), showing its shiny dark green leaves and delicate seven-petalled white flowers Other Titl...
Date: 1885 From: Wills, Mary Ann, 1859?-1942: [Collection of watercolours, oil paintings, and albums by Mary Wills, primarily of landscapes. 1885-1936] Ref: E-964-q-014 Description: A single crinum lily flower, displaying the vivid pink stripe the length of each of its white petals Other Titles - Crinum Inscriptions: Recto - bottom cen...
Date: 1885 From: Wills, Mary Ann, 1859?-1942: [Collection of watercolours, oil paintings, and albums by Mary Wills, primarily of landscapes. 1885-1936] Ref: E-964-q-009 Description: Shows a single branch of white rata, in flower Other Titles - Metrosideros abiflora Other Titles - White rata Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Descrip...
Date: 1885 From: Wills, Mary Ann, 1859?-1942: [Collection of watercolours, oil paintings, and albums by Mary Wills, primarily of landscapes. 1885-1936] Ref: E-964-q-011 Description: A branch of the bignonia plant, displaying dark green glossy leaves and distinctive red trumpet-shaped flowers Inscriptions: Recto - bottom centre - Bignoni...
Mutzel, Gustav, 1839-1893 :Australische Fauna ... 7. Nestorpapagei. 8. Eulenpapagei ... 12. Kiwi ... 15. Bruekenbeidechse. [ca 1880]
Date: 1880 - 1890 By: Mutzel, Gustav, 1839-1893; Meyer, Joseph, 1796-1856 Ref: A-449-008 Description: Shows a number of animals from the Australasian continent, grouped in what could be an Australian setting, but including a kakapo, a kiwi, a kea and what app...
Date: 1765 - 1775 By: De Seve, Jacques Eustache de, active 1775-1820 Ref: E-219-q-002 Description: A middle-Eastern goat standing on a flat rock. The skull and horns probably of the same goat Other Titles - The long-horned goat Quantity: 2 b&w art print...
Date: 1765 - 1775 By: De Seve, Jacques Eustache de, active 1775-1820 Ref: E-219-q-001 Description: A middle-Eastern goat standing on a flat rock Other Titles - The billy goat of Judah Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Engraving, ca 140...
Date: 1765 - 1775 By: De Seve, Jacques Eustache de, active 1775-1820 Ref: E-219-q-003 Description: A chamois standing on a flat rock. The skeleton of a chamois standing on a plinth Quantity: 2 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Two engravings, ca 14...
Date: 1765 - 1775 By: De Seve, Jacques Eustache de, active 1775-1820 Ref: E-219-q-004 Description: A middle-Eastern nanny goat goat standing on a flat rock. The skeleton and horns probably of the same goat Other Titles - The nanny goat of Judah Quantity:...
Date: 1755 - 1765 By: De Seve, Jacques Eustache de, active 1775-1820 Ref: E-219-q-006 Description: Three engravings of animal bones Quantity: 3 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Engravings, ca 140 x 90 mm
Date: 1755 - 1765 By: De Seve, Jacques Eustache de, active 1775-1820; Tardieu, Pierre Francois, 1711-1771 Ref: E-219-q-005 Description: A short-legged nanny goat standing on a flat rock. Other Titles - The dwarf nanny-goat Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Engraving, ca 1...
Date: 1755 - 1765 By: De Seve, Jacques Eustache de, active 1775-1820 Ref: E-219-q-007 Description: Two skunk-like creatures standing on flat rocks Quantity: 2 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Engravings, ca 140 x 90 mm
Date: 1755 - 1765 By: De Seve, Jacques Eustache de, active 1775-1820 Ref: E-219-q-010 Description: A small furry creature standing on a flat rock Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Engraving, ca 140 x 90 mm
Date: 1755 - 1765 By: De Seve, Jacques Eustache de, active 1775-1820 Ref: E-219-q-011 Description: A seated eland in a landscape Other Titles - The eland Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Engraving, ca 140 x 90 mm
Date: 1755 - 1765 By: De Seve, Jacques Eustache de, active 1775-1820 Ref: E-219-q-012 Description: A newly-born hippopotamus on a table by a window. Other Titles - The hippopotamus Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Engraving, ca 140 x ...
Date: 1755 - 1765 By: De Seve, Jacques Eustache de, active 1775-1820 Ref: E-219-q-014 Description: A walrus on a flat rock by the sea Other Titles - The walrus Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Engraving, ca 140 x 90 mm