Silk scarf depicting an illustration by German-born naturalist and scientific illustrator, Maria Sibylla Merian.
- 100% Silk - Dimensions: 16 inches x 55 inches - Dry Clean Only - Item #: 50847MSS40
In the 17th century, when insects were called beasts of the devil, and women were virtually excluded from the field of science, a young German woman named Maria Sibylla Merian (1647-1717) dedicated her life to the study and depiction of the metamorphosis of insects.
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