[Octopus macropus, Risso] [art original] : nr. 572.

[Octopus macropus, Risso] [art original] : nr. 572.
Blaschka, Rudolf, 1857-1939
1 art original : ink, watercolor on paper ; 39 x 65 cm folded to 39 x 33 cm.
Other Authors: 
Blaschka, Leopold, 1822-1895
Format of Material: 
Prints & Drawings
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Call Number: 
Range 6, Bay 5, Shelf 5, Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka collection, Box 8, Folder 92-93
Digital Image of Drawing
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Variant Title: 
Nr. 572
This item is in the Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka collection.
Blaschka catalog #572, Octopus macropus, Risso.
Mollusca / Cephalopoda.
Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka collection
Sent to photography June 2013 for APD image (photograhy no. 2000003224).
Sent to photography March 2014 for possible inclusion in Harvard's Blaschka sea creatures exhibition (photography no. 2000003224).
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging May 2011.
Exhibition condition report completed by West Lake Conservators Ltd. July 2015.
Displayed in the exhibition titled "Botanical wonders : the story of the Harvard glass flowers", held in the Changing Exhibitions Gallery at The Corning Museum of Glass, May 18-November 25, 2007.
Pictured are two different octopi.
Blaschka design drawings. Marine invertebrates
Object/Material Note: 
Published in Drawing upon nature : studies for the Blaschkas glass models, by Susan M. Rossi-Wilcox and David Whitehouse: 98376, p. 81 QH324.8 .R83.