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De La Beche, Henry Thomas 1796-1855 :Dr M in extassies at the approach of his pet Saurian / sketched by Sir H. de la Beche. [1830s?]

Reference Number: E-295-q-003

On the left, a man representing Dr Gideon Mantell, crowned with a laurel wreath, raising his hands in delight as a smiling iguanodon approaches him. The iguanodon is behaving like a pet dog

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Caricatures, related to Gideon Algernon Mantell, Sir Henry Thomas De La Beche, Iguanodon and Wit and humour.

Part of:
Mantell, Gideon Algernon 1790-1852 :Scrapbook. [ca 1810-1840], Reference Number E-295-q (5 digitised items)

Extent: 1 drawing(s)Ink on paper 184 x 229 mm (sheet glued to album page). Single art work

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