This drawing of two bats, executed when Beatrix Potter was just eighteen, illustrates a youthful interest in the scientific portrayal of creatures from natural history which was to last throughout her life.


Martyn Gregory Gallery.

Armitt Museum and Library

Rydal Road, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9BL
01539 431212

Opening times

Tues - Sat, 10am - 5pm (last admission 4pm)

Closed over Christmas holidays

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