Ref NoLDGSL/614/2
TitleUnpublished artwork for 'Recherches sur les Poissons Fossiles' - Folio 2
Extent242 items mounted on 115 sheets
DescriptionWatercolour, pencil and ink studies of fossil fish taken from European palaeontological collections, including those belonging to: William Willoughby Cole, Earl of Enniskillen; Philip de Malpas Grey Egerton; Georg Graf von Münster, Comte de Münster; Thomas Stewart Traill; Geological Society of Paris; Elizabeth Philpot; Museé de Carlsruhe; Munich Museum; Hugh Edwin Strickland; Bristol Museum; Kaspar Maria von Sternberg; Heinrich Georg Bronn; Friedrich August von Alberti.

Drawn as part of the research for Louis Agassiz's 'Recherches sur les Poissons Fossiles' (1833-1843) but generally not published. Note: there are a small number of drawings which were in fact included in the final published work but they remain in this series as this was the accession as given by Agassiz.
ArrangementThe items' numbering is sequential but the drawings are contained in specific folders indicating genus. This information will be added to the Provenance field.
Access ConditionsAccess is by appointment only. Please contact the Archivist for further information.
ArchNoteBased on a listing made by Mahala Andrews (1977-1981), expanded by Caroline Lam
DS/UK/44AGASSIZ; Jean Louis Rudolphe (1807-1873); palaeontologist, zoologist, and geomorphologist1807-1873
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