A thistle in the centre with a boar to the left facing a mastiff to the right, all surrounded by various plants and …
|Caption||A thistle in the centre with a boar to the left facing a mastiff to the right, all surrounded by various plants and insects. Engraving by D Loggan, 1663, after W Hollar. Created 1674. Botany – England – History (- 17th century). Botany – Pre-Linnean works. Zoology – England – History (- 17th century). Zoology – Pre-Linnean works. Animals. Ornamental. Plants. Flowers. Entomology – England – History (- 17th century). Thistles. Carduus. Compositae. Boars. Wild boar. Dogs. Mastiff. Rubiaceae. Rubus. Raspberries. Fruit. Liliaceae. Lilies. Beetles. Moths. Lepidoptera. Contributors: Wenceslaus Hollar (1607–1677); David Loggan (1635–1700?). Work ID: dccyhq4k.|
|thistle centre boar facing mastiff surrounded plants insects Book illustrations Engravings Wenceslaus Hollar David Loggan|
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