4. A Paper wasp (Polistes sp.) for Creepingthings.
I have a strong “I like it but I don’t” feeling with this drawing, so I hope you like it!
This concludes the reblogs for now, next are the (smaller) illustrations.
Atropa Belladonna- “Deadly Nightshade”
Anthirrinum flore ( 1613) by Basilius Besler. From Hortus Eystettensis (Garden of Eichstätt), Nürnberg, 1613, 1640, 1713.
Image and text courtesy theantiquarium.com
by Heinrich Harder
(date unknown, probably around 1920)
Plate I. Ernst Haeckel. 1896.