Snails

Land snails, Landsnails
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[Buchanan, John], 1819-1899 :[Shells]. Specimen of an entire month. [ca 1860s-1890s]
Date: 1850 - 1890 From: [Buchanan, John] 1819-1898 :Scrapbook [1856-ca 1890] Ref: E-207-q-067 Description: 15 named shells - Fossil valvata; Physa; Auricula (Ava); Melania inquinata; Physa columnaris; Melanopsis buccinoidea; Nerita globulus; Nerita granulosa; Pota...
Blomfield, John Collis, 1878-1942 :The evolution of a snail. New Zealand Free Lance 9 May 1908.
Date: 1908 From: Various artists :Collection of newspaper clippings, photocopies and bromides of cartoons by Fox (A-313-2), T Ellis - ie Thomas Ellis Glover (A-313-3), J. C. Blomfield (A-313-4) and John McNamara (A-313-11). Also folders of cartoons by various artists published in New Zealand Free Lance (A-313-6), in The Guardian (A-313-7), in Xrays (A-313-8), in the New Zealand Observer (A-313-9), in The Standard (A-313-12) and in various publications (A-313-1). By: New Zealand free lance (Newspaper); Blomfield, John Collis, 1878-1942 Ref: A-313-4-038 Description: New Zealand Minister of Railways, Hon. William Hall-Jones, is whipping up his snail "horse" on the route from Wellington to Auckland. Extended Title - I am ...
Ref: E-226-q-009 Description: The obverse and reverse of a shell, probably helix spp. Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour, 232 x 149 mm
Date: 1875 - 1876 From: Various artists :[Illustrations from Knights edition of Shakespeare 1873-6; illustrations on steel from pictures]. London, Virtue & Co Limited [1875-1876] By: Huskisson, Robert, 1820?-1961; Heath, Frederick Augustus, 1810-1878 Ref: A-054-030 Description: Shows a scene from Shakespeare's "Midsummer night's dream", where Oberon comes upon Titania sleeping with her attendants. Some tiny humanoid figures run terr...
Date: 1954 - 1959 From: Mayne, William Thomas, 1910-1988 :490 original cartoons published in the Christchurch Star Sun and the Christchurch Star Sun Sports between 1954 and 1962. Ref: A-387-144 Description: Shows two frames. In the first, Santa Claus is approaching two children extremely slowly. He is slower than the snail at his feet. In the next frame, Santa i...
Date: 1961 From: Mayo, Eileen Rosemary (Dame), 1906-1994 :[Smaller works on paper. 1920s-1990s] Ref: B-131-13-116 Description: A garden in winter, with a deciduous tree, snowflakes, a bulb in cross-section under the ground, tree-branches in bud, snails and hibernating insects Drawn ...
Date: 1954 From: Mayo, Eileen Rosemary (Dame), 1906-1994 :[Smaller works on paper. 1920s-1990s] Ref: B-131-13-012 Description: Detailed drawings of a snail and its parts, including a magnified view of the tongue, containing teeth. Drawn to illustrate The School Magazine, New South W...
Date: 1820 From: Swainson, William, 1789-1855 :[Conchological drawings and watercolours, miscellaneous, ca 1804 to 1850] Ref: E-152-q-122 Description: Includes views of the snail's shell and detail of head and horns Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Pencil and watercolour, 218 x 140 mm
Date: 1820 From: Swainson, William, 1789-1855 :[Conchological drawings and watercolours, miscellaneous, ca 1804 to 1850] Ref: E-152-q-116 Description: Snail on a leaf. Includes detail of the head with parts labelled a to d. Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Pencil and watercolour, 215 x 27...
Date: 1890 From: [Various artists] :Japanese colour prints. [Late nineteenth or early twentieth century?] By: Watanabe, Seitei, 1851-1918 Ref: E-274-03 Description: Collection of single and double page bird and flower illustrations in polychrome woodblock print technique; cherry blossom, geese, grasses, butterflies, carp...