[ eBook ] Maria Merian's butterfliesAuthor Kate Heard – Papercuts.co

Every Page Of This Book Is A History Lesson If You Are An Admirer Of Merian S Work,this Book Provides You Theopportunity To Study Her Paintings Up Close If This Is Your First Introduction To Merian And Her Contributions To Entomology And Naturalhistory Art, This Book Is Sure To Turn You Into A Fan Of This Fearless And Passionate Naturalist Art Planet TodayMerian S Intoxicated Jungle Art Does Something Pure Science Could Never Do It Captures Not Only The Look Of Things, But The Excitement Triggered In Us By All Nature And Its Wonders Waldemar Januszczak, Sunday TimesIn , The German Artist And Entomologist Maria Sibylla Merian Set Sail For Suriname, In South America There She Would Spend Two Years Studying The Animals And Plants Which She Encountered, Aiming To Explore The Life Cycle Of Insects The Only Partially Understood Those Studies Led To The Publication Of The Metamorphosis Insectorum Surinamensium The Metamorphosis Of The Insects Of Suriname , A Luxury Volume, Which Brought The Wonders Of Suriname To Europe Maria Merian S Butterflies Tells Merian S Story Through Her Works In The Royal Collection, Acquired By George III Many Are Luxury Versions Of The Plates Of The Metamorphosis, Partially Printed And Partially Hand Painted Onto Vellum By The Artist Herself