Insects in the Royal Society's Repository by Anonymous

Insects in the Royal Society's Repository

Anonymous

Fine art poster

More products…
  • Amazing giclée print quality
  • 280gsm thick fine art print paper
  • 100+ year colour guarantee
£14.95

Image information

Close

Sizing information

Dimensions
Overall size x cm ( x in)
Artwork x cm ( x in)
Border (mount) cm top/bottom (in)
cm left/right (in)
Depth 3.8cm (1.5)
Frame face 2cm (0.79in)
Depth 2.3cm (0.9in)
Model is 5ft4in or 1.62m
Model is 5'4" (1.62m)

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 Insects in the Royal Society's Repository

Insects in the Royal Society's Repository

Anonymous

Studies of a 'Fly Nest'; a 'Wild Bee'; a Lanthorne Flie' ('Lanthorn-Fly, of Peru ... two or three of these fasten'd to a stick ... will give sufficient light to those that travail or walk in the Night'); a 'Nocoonaca' ('may be called The Great West-Indian Goat-Chafer'); the 'Lesser Bull Chafer'; a 'Great Gogle Ey'd Beetle' ('Carabus Indiae Orientalis maximus'); a 'Long Gogle Ey'd Beetle of the East-Indies'; and a 'Thick Gogle Ey'd Beetle of the East-Indies' ('Carabus Orientalis crassus'). Table 13 from the book Musaeum Regalis Societatis; or, A catalogue and description of the natural and artificial rarities belonging to the Royal Society, and preserved at Gresham Colledge, by Nehemiah Grew (London, 1681). The Royal Society's museum collection, or Repository, was established in the 1660s. It was intended to be "a General Collection of all the Effects of Arts, and the Common, or Monstrous Works of Nature", for use by the Fellows in their attempts to understand and classify the natural world.

Original: engraving. 1681

  • Image ref: RS-10408
  • The Royal Society

Find related images

Insects in the Royal Society's Repository by Anonymous zoom

Discover more

More by the artist Anonymous.

Explore the collection Royal Society.

Search for similar fine art prints

This image on other products