Graphic Illustrations of Animals

Made:
1840-1850 in London and London and England

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'Silk Weaving', c 1845. Detail from print. coloured lithograph. 'The Silk Worm' / by Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins,
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'Silk Mercer', c 1845. Detail from print. coloured lithograph. 'The Silk Worm' / by Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins,
Science Museum Group Collection
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Detail from print. coloured lithograph. 'The Silk Worm' / by Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins, [c1850], Plate XVII from the
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print: coloured lithograph: 'The Silk Worm' / by Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins, [c1850], Plate XVII from the volume
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print. coloured lithograph. 'The Silk Worm' / by Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins, [c1850], Plate XVII from the volume "Graphic Illustrations of Animals, showing their utility to man, in their services during life, and uses after death", J Graf, Printer, published by Roake and Varty, 31 Strand, London. European Worms and Moth, Indian varieties, Tusseh Moth, Caterpillar and coccoons, chrysalis on mulberry] with titled vignettes of Feeding the worms [with mulberry leaves]; Laboratory for worms; Worms making coccoons; Reeling coccoons [winding machine]; Weaving [loom]; Clothing [oriental dress]; Dress making and millinery [silk dresses and hats]; Silk mercer; Eastern silk merchants [with loaded camels]; Throwstring machine for organsine; Gathering mulberry leaves.

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Category:
Art
Object Number:
1990-552/17
type:
prints
status:
Permanent collection

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