Studies of Fruits, Insects and Shells

Artist:
Attributed to Georg Flegel (German, Olomouc (Olmütz) 1566–1638 Frankfurt)
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Maria Sibylla Merian (German, 1647–1717 (active Holland))
Date:
late 16th–mid-17th century
Medium:
Watercolor on parchment
Dimensions:
3 5/8 x 4 7/16 in. (9.2 x 11.3 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1939
Accession Number:
39.12
Not on view
Vendor: C. E. Hirschhoff
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," May 3, 1999–July 25, 1999.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 22, 2002–July 14, 2002.

Louise Burroughs "Notes." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 34, no. 4, April 1939, p. 101.