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Egyptian Bombyliids Collection, Watercolors

Extent:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Art objects
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1930s
Descriptive Entry:
This collection consists of 84 watercolor paintings of Egyptian Bombyliids, or bee flies, executed by three Russian artists, Roman Strekalovsky, Nicholas Strekalovsky, and E. Kassessinoff. The paintings were done for a planned manuscript on the Bombyliids of Egypt by H. C. Efflatoun. Also included is a copy of Efflatoun's unpublished manuscript and photographs of the paintings. This collection was previously described as Record Unit 1020011, R. Strekalovsky Drawings, circa 1940.
Topic:
Entomology  Search this
Bombyliidae  Search this
Genre/Form:
Art objects
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7468, Egyptian Bombyliids Collection, Watercolors
Identifier:
Record Unit 7468
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Egyptian Bombyliids Collection, Watercolors
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru7468
Online Media:

Spiders and their kin / by Herbert W. Levi and Lorna R. Levi ; under the editorship of Herbert S. Zim ; illustrated by Nicholas Strekalovsky

Author:
Levi, Herbert Walter 1921-  Search this
Levi, Lorna R (Lorna Rose) 1928-  Search this
Zim, Herbert S (Herbert Spencer) 1909-1994  Search this
Strekalovsky, Nicholas  Search this
Latimer, Jonathan P  Search this
Nolting, Karen Stray  Search this
Physical description:
160 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 16 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2002
Topic:
Spiders--Identification  Search this
Call number:
QL452 .L4 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_758702

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