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‘Lacertilia’ [lizards]

Date

1899

Creator

Adolf Giltsch (1852-1911, German), Lithographer

After

Ernst Haeckel (1834-1919, German), Biologist

Object type

Library reference

42553

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 357mm
width (print): 279mm

Subject

Content object

nature
   > animal
      > lizard

Description

Eight figures of lizards set within a landscape with rocks and trees.

Figure 1 Chamaeleon montium. Figure 2 Lophyrus tigrinus. Figure 3 Draconellus volans. Figure 4 Phrynosoma cornutum. Figure 5 Ptychozoon homalocephalum. Figure 6 Basiliscus americanus. Figure 7 Chlamydosaurus kingie. Figure 8 Moloch horridus. Plate 79 from the book Kunstformen der natur by Ernst Haeckel (Leipzig, Wien, Bibliographische Institut, 1899-1904).

Associated place

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      > Germany