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    Scientific Illustration, vintage line drawing of thistley type flower. Looks like etching or engraving, probably 17th or 18th century.


    Scientific Illustration

    Chardon ([c. 1896])

    Timorous Beasties Rugs - Thistle

    Fish Prints ——

    Basilius Besler (1561-1629))

    Scientific Illustration

    type and painting

    According to most scientific studies, the eye can distinguish around 450 different shades of grey - so add some variations of tones in your work!

    Botanical print

    Matthaeus Merian. Narcissus varieties, from Viridarium reformatum… by D. Mich. Bernh. Valentini, 1719. Hand-colored line engraving.

    Charles Rennie Mackintosh


    New Portraits Drawn on Vintage Envelopes by Mark Powell

    Scottish Thistle, Milk Thistle, Star Thistle, Knapweed

    unknown artist- contour line drawings

    Grandes Heures d'Anne de Bretagne. Type : manuscrit Langue : Latin Format : 238 ff. - 300 × 190 mm. - Reliure galuchat noir datée de 1684, fermoirs métalliques XVIIe s. au chiffre d'Anne de Bretagne, gardes pap. dominoté, tranches dorées Droits : domaine public Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b52500984v

    Autumn fruit - great variety includes Acer, Alum, Acorns (wonderful alliteration in this illustration)

    line drawing