Friday, August 17, 2012

"A year at the shore"

Lovely illustrations of tidepool creatures from a book by 19th-century naturalist Philip Henry Gosse:

He also created some gorgeous illustrations of sea anemones.

1 comment:

  1. I think I'm mostly fascinated by their names. "Starlet" and "Dog-Whelk" match their depictions perfectly, and I see a few other names are color-inspired.