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The evolution of a fox riding a goose into a writer seated at his typewriter (or a pianist?) - which in turn evolves into accordion, bellows, money-bag, and handcuffs; representing Darwin's theories. Wood engraving after C. Bennett, 1863.

Bennett, Charles H. 1829-1867.
Date
1863

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Description

The subject alludes to: C.R. Darwin, On the origin of species by means of natural selection, or, The preservation of favoured races in the struggle for life, London 1860

Lettering

Beware of the goose when the fox preaches. (Drawn by C.H. Bennett.)

Publication/Creation

1863

Physical description

1 print : wood engraving.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 12101i

Creator/production credits

Bears artist's monogram bottom left: "CHB"

Language

  • English


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