Maria Sibylla Merian & Daughters: Women of Art and Science


Subject:
Notable People: Women , Scientists , Women Artists

Description:
Companion website to an exhibition that "charts the artistic and scientific explorations of German artist Maria Sibylla Merian (1647-1717) and her daughters Johanna Helena and Dorothea Maria [who] raised the artistic standards of natural history illustration and helped transform the field of entomology, the study of insects." Features a slideshow with commentary, images, an essay, and bug coloring pages. From the Getty Museum.

Publisher:
J. Paul Getty Trust

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.getty.edu/art/exhibitions/merian/


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