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cat with eyebrowsJean Mansel, ‘La Fleur des histoires ou les hystores rommaines abregies…’, France 1454.
Paris, Bibliothèque de l’Arsenal, Ms 5088 réserve, fol. 257r

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cat with eyebrows

Jean Mansel, ‘La Fleur des histoires ou les hystores rommaines abregies…’, France 1454.

Paris, Bibliothèque de l’Arsenal, Ms 5088 réserve, fol. 257r

wapiti3:

Fishes, serpents, insects, and other plants of some of the animal figures of the natural history of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands on Flickr.

Catesby, Mark, 1683-1749 
Eisenberger, Nicolaus Friedrich, 1707-1771 
Felsekeri, Pauli Jonathae.
Knorr, Georg Wolfgang, 1705-1761 
Lichtensteger, Georg, 1700-1781 
Publication info
[Germany] :Georgii Wolfgangi Knorrii,1777 
Contributing Library:
Missouri Botanical Garden, Peter H. Raven Library
BHL Collections:
Book of the Week Collection

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jilliantamaki:

An embroidery for Planadviser magazine.
AD SooJin Buzelli, who has a tumblr now (sbuzelli)!

jilliantamaki:

An embroidery for Planadviser magazine.

AD SooJin Buzelli, who has a tumblr now (sbuzelli)!

heracliteanfire:

“The Mosaic Makers of Hoxton have been busy again and on Sunday I had the privilege to see their latest masterpiece unveiled upon the corner of Pitfield St and Old St. Celebrating the former Varieties Music Hall that opened nearby in 1870, the mural designed by Tessa Hunkin and realised by members of Hackney Mosaic Project, illustrates the glory days of live popular entertainment in Hoxton with colourful images of acrobats and performing dogs.” (via The Hoxton Varieties Mosaic | Spitalfields Life)

heracliteanfire:

“The Mosaic Makers of Hoxton have been busy again and on Sunday I had the privilege to see their latest masterpiece unveiled upon the corner of Pitfield St and Old St. Celebrating the former Varieties Music Hall that opened nearby in 1870, the mural designed by Tessa Hunkin and realised by members of Hackney Mosaic Project, illustrates the glory days of live popular entertainment in Hoxton with colourful images of acrobats and performing dogs.” (via The Hoxton Varieties Mosaic | Spitalfields Life)

wapiti3:

Herbarium Blackwellianum” Nuremberg 1757-1773 Munich University Library With an introduction by Werner Dressendörfer on Flickr.
Via Flickr: In 1737 appeared in London Elizabeth Blackwell’s Herbal Book A curious Herbal . In the eyes of the famous physician, philanthropist and book collector Christoph Jacob Trew this work had significant deficiencies that were cause for a thorough revision for him. Following his suggestion, the Nuremberg painter NF Eisenberger brought an Increased and improved Blackwellisches herbal book out. Eisenberger, who was taught by Trew in botany and plant representation, added Blackwell’s illustrations for the latest Linnaean perspective with details of flowers, seeds and fruits.

wapiti3:

Herbarium Blackwellianum” Nuremberg 1757-1773 Munich University Library With an introduction by Werner Dressendörfer on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
In 1737 appeared in London Elizabeth Blackwell’s Herbal Book A curious Herbal . In the eyes of the famous physician, philanthropist and book collector Christoph Jacob Trew this work had significant deficiencies that were cause for a thorough revision for him. Following his suggestion, the Nuremberg painter NF Eisenberger brought an Increased and improved Blackwellisches herbal book out. Eisenberger, who was taught by Trew in botany and plant representation, added Blackwell’s illustrations for the latest Linnaean perspective with details of flowers, seeds and fruits.

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