268 drawings of spiders by Michael Roberts

A collection of 268 drawings of spiders represent the original artwork for Roberts two major books on the subject, 'The Spiders of Great Britain and Ireland', 1985 and 'Collins Field Guide: Spiders of Britain and northern Europe', 1995.

Details

Medium:
Coloured ink
Dimensions:
Each 18.5 x 26.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,000 ( Total: £6,000)
Acquired in:
2002
Vendor:
Michael Roberts

The artist's drawings are known for their detailed scientific accuracy.

Provenance

Direct from the artist.

Venue details

Natural History Museum Cromwell Road, LONDON London SW7 5BD 020 7942 5000 www.nhm.ac.uk

Entry details

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