- Hercules Beetle
- ca. 1758
- Watercolor with gouache over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 9 × 11 1/8 inches (22.9 × 28.3 cm)
Inscribed on verso, impressions of three drawings of spiders.
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors-Sketchbooks
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- animal art | beetle (insect) | wings
- Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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George Edwards, 1694–1773, British, Hercules Beetle, ca. 1758
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