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Paintings, ovaries of the hen by Franz [Andreas] Bauer

Reference number: PT/73/7/18

Date: 1819


Plate 19, figures 1-3 showing a front view and details of the hen ovary. The work is inscribed with publication and plate details. Signed lower left 'Franz Bauer.' Royal Society stamp verso.

Subject: Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'On the ova of the different tribes of opossum and orinthorhynchus' by Everard Home.

Read to the Royal Society on 25 March 1819.

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Watercolour on paper
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Franz Andreas Bauer

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Everard Home

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Franz Andreas Bauer, Everard Home, Paintings, ovaries of the hen by Franz [Andreas] Bauer, 1819, PT/73/7/18, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 21 February 2024

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