image MS_131_84
Image number: RS.16411
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Cicada from Pennsylvania

Date

1764

Creator

James Mynde (b.1710, active 1740-1770, British), Printmaker

Object type

Archive reference number

Manuscript page number

p84

Material

Dimensions

height (paper): 210mm
width (paper): 152mm

Subject

Content object

Description

Drawings of a cicada from North America, with the verso covered in red charcoal. Signed by J. Mynde. The engraved plate was also engraved and signed by Mynde.

Transcription

J Mynde delin.
Transcribed by the Making Visible project

Object history

Drawings for Peter Collinson, 'Cicada of North America', Phil. Trans., 54 (1764), pp. 65-68, tab. 8.

Related Fellows

Peter Collinson (1694-1768, British), Botanist

Associated place

<The World>
   > North America
      > United States