Scheme XXXVI, thirty-sixth plate, opposite page 214 in the book, Micrographia: or some Physiological Descriptions of Minute Bodies made by Magnifying Glasses. with Observations and Inquiries thereupon (London: The Council of the Royal Society of London for Improving of Natural Knowledge, 1665).
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Creator Name: Hooke, Robert
Creator Nationality: European; British
Creator Role: author, artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1635 - 1703 English
Creator Birth Place: Freshwater, Isle of Wight
Creator Death Place: London
Creator Active Place: English
Creator Name-CRT: Robert Hooke
Title: Scheme XXXVI, thirty-sixth plate, opposite page 214 in the book, Micrographia: or some Physiological Descriptions of Minute Bodies made by Magnifying Glasses. with Observations and Inquiries thereupon (London: The Council of the Royal Society of London for Improving of Natural Knowledge, 1665).
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Creation Start Date: 1665
Creation End Date: 1665
Creation Date: 1665
Creation Place: England
Object Type: Prints
Classification Term: Botanical
Classification Term: Scientific
Materials and Techniques: engraving
Dimensions: 28.5 x 19 cm (image)
AMICA Contributor: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Owner Location: San Francisco, California, USA
ID Number: 1993.1.36
Credit Line: Museum purchase, The Herman Michels Collection, Bequest of Vera Michels
Copyright: Personal and educational non-commercial uses are permitted and encouraged.
AMICA ID: FASF.60952
AMICA Library Year: 1999
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