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Description

Plate 5, figure 4 showing an inverted hare's stomach. The work is inscribed above with plate details; and below 'Internal View. Natural Size. Hare.' Not signed. Royal Society stamp verso. Embossed lower left 'Bristol Paper'.

Subject: Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'Observations on the structure of the stomachs of different animals, with a view to elucidate the process of converting animal and vegetable substances into chyle' by Everard Home.

Read to the Royal Society on 30 April 1807.

Reference number
PT/73/1/4
Earliest possible date
1807
Physical description
Ink and ink wash on artists' board
Page extent
1 page
Format
Painting

Creator names

William Clift

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Everard Home

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William Clift, Everard Home, Painting, 'Internal view. Natural size. Hare' by [William Clift], 1807, PT/73/1/4, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pt_73_1_4/painting-internal-view-natural-size-hare-by-william-clift, accessed on 15 April 2024

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