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The Resource Maria Sibylla Merian : artist, scientist, adventurer, Sarah B. Pomeroy and Jeyaraney Kathirithamby

Maria Sibylla Merian : artist, scientist, adventurer, Sarah B. Pomeroy and Jeyaraney Kathirithamby

Label
Maria Sibylla Merian : artist, scientist, adventurer
Title
Maria Sibylla Merian
Title remainder
artist, scientist, adventurer
Statement of responsibility
Sarah B. Pomeroy and Jeyaraney Kathirithamby
Creator
Contributor
Author
Issuing body
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1660, at the age of thirteen, Maria Sibylla Merian (1647-1717) began her study of butterfly metamorphosis years before any other scientist published an accurate description of the process. Later, Merian and her daughter ventured thousands of miles from their home in the Netherlands into the rainforests of South America seeking new and amazing insects to observe and illustrate
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
JPG/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pomeroy, Sarah B
Dewey number
  • 508.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1150L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kathirithamby, Jeyaraney
  • J. Paul Getty Museum
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Merian, Maria Sibylla
  • Merian, Maria Sibylla
  • Women naturalists
  • Natural history illustrators
  • Natural history illustration
  • Natural history illustration
  • Flowers in art
  • Plants in art
  • Flowers in art
  • Natural history illustration
  • Natural history illustrators
  • Plants in art
  • Women naturalists
  • Germany
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Maria Sibylla Merian : artist, scientist, adventurer, Sarah B. Pomeroy and Jeyaraney Kathirithamby
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 92-93) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Growing up with art and nature -- Painter, scientist, wife, mother -- Transforming her life -- Danger, discovery, adventure -- Sharing the wonder
Control code
1912536
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
95 pages
Isbn
9781947440012
Lccn
2017021576
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781947440012
  • (OCoLC)987591550
Label
Maria Sibylla Merian : artist, scientist, adventurer, Sarah B. Pomeroy and Jeyaraney Kathirithamby
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 92-93) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Growing up with art and nature -- Painter, scientist, wife, mother -- Transforming her life -- Danger, discovery, adventure -- Sharing the wonder
Control code
1912536
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
95 pages
Isbn
9781947440012
Lccn
2017021576
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781947440012
  • (OCoLC)987591550

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