Caught and Coloured: Zoology Illustrations from Colonial Victoria




Water snail

Image Details
  • Unpublished Drawing Number: 191
  • Media: Drawing - Pencil, water colour and varnish on paper
  • Artist: Arthur Bartholomew
  • Primary inscriptions: A Bartholomew
  • Secondary inscriptions: Animal occasionally comes to surface of water to breath which it does by swimming on its back, = opening breathing hole, at all other times the hole is kept closed. / [figure numbers for drawing 191, 192 and 193]