'Ceylon razor-shell' by Richard Polydore Nodder

'Ceylon razor-shell'

Richard Polydore Nodder

Fine art poster

More products…
  • Amazing giclée print quality
  • 280gsm thick fine art print paper
  • 100+ year colour guarantee
  • Dimensions:
    • x cm including border ( x in)
    • x cm excluding border ( x in)

Image information


Our prints

We use a 280gsm fine art paper and premium branded inks to create the perfect reproduction.

Our expertise and use of high-quality materials means that our print colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.

Read more about our fine art prints.

Manufactured in the UK

All products are created in our Surrey print factory in the UK, and we are the trusted printing partner of many high profile and respected art galleries and museums.

We are proud to have produced over 1 million prints for hundreds of thousands of customers.

Delivery & returns

We print everything to order so delivery times may vary but all unframed prints are despatched within 2-4 days via courier or recorded mail.

Delivery to the UK is £5 for an unframed print of any size.

We will happily replace your order if everything isn’t 100% perfect.

Product details 'Ceylon razor-shell'

'Ceylon razor-shell'

Richard Polydore Nodder

Marine zoiological study of the Ceylon razor-shell Solen ceylonensis, found in the Red Sea and western Indian Ocean. Plate 7 from The zoological miscellany; being a description of new, or interesting animals, by William Elford Leach, volume 1 (London, 1815). The author describes the shell within the text: "Inhabits Ceylon, where it seems not to be an uncommon species..." The plate is inscribed: "Drawn Engraved & Published by R. P. Nodder Feby.1814." William Elford Leach (1790-1836) British naturalist was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1816.

Original: copperplate engraving. 1814

  • Image ref: RS-10205
  • The Royal Society

Find related images

'Ceylon razor-shell' by Richard Polydore Nodder zoom

Discover more

More by the artist Richard Polydore Nodder.

Explore the collection Royal Society.

Search for similar fine art prints

This image on other products