Spider fabric bookmark, artwork by Ernst Haeckel; designed and made in Totnes, Devon by Curiosity Wave. Beautiful print of 1904 scientific illustration of a selection of Arachnida (spiders) by Ernst Haeckel on heavy weight (255gsm) cotton drill fabric.
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More about the spider fabric bookmark
The spider fabric bookmark is approximately 14cm x 5cm (5.5″ x 2″); there may be small variations as each bookmark is individually made. The design wraps around onto both sides, and is sewn double-layered.
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More about the image
The beautiful illustrations on the spider fabric bookmark, is by the German zoologist Ernst Haeckel, and is taken from his 1904 book, Kunstformen der Natur. He is best known for his illustrations of aquatic life, although in this book, he covered all sorts of life forms including spiders, plants and birds.
This illustration shows different views of various types of spider (Arachnida). It includes:
- Tegeocranus hericius, now known as Protocepheus hericius
- Tegeocranus latus, now known as Cepheus latus
- Tegeocranus cepheiformis, now known as Cepheus cepheiformis
- Leiosoma palmicinctum, now known as Tereticepheus palmicinctum
- Phrynus reniformis, now known as Phrynichus reniformis
- Arkys cordiformis, now known as Gnolus cordiformis
- Gasteracantha cancriformis
- Gasteracantha acrosomoïdes, now known as Acrosomoides acrosomoides
- Gasteracantha geminata
- Gasteracantha arcuata, now known as Macracantha arcuata
- Acrosoma hexacanthum, now known as Gasteracantha cancriformis
- Acrosoma spinosum, now known as Micrathena schreibersi
- Acrosoma bifurcatum, now known as Micrathena furcata
- Oxyopes variegatus, now known as Oxyopes ramosus
- Epeira diadema, now known as Araneus diadematus