Ichthyosaurs attending a lecture on fossilised human remains

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Ichthyosaurs attending a lecture on fossilised human remains. Lithograph by Sir Henry de la Bèche, 1830, after his drawing. The lecturer has been identified as Charles Lyell (by Martin JS Rudwick in Isis, 1975, vol 66, pp. 534–560) and as William Buckland (by RJ Chorley et al., The history of the study of landforms, London 1964, vol 1, pp. 103–104). Created 1830. Ichthyosaurus. Fossil hominids. Sir Charles Lyell (1797–1875). William Buckland (1784–1856). Contributors: De La Beche, Henry T (1796–1855). Work ID: xrmvpqbj.

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