Creator Record

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Name Thornton, Robert John
Life Dates 1768-1837
Nationality English
Geographic location(s) London, England
Occupation Physician
Naturalist
Role Artist

Associated Records

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Nature Print Collection - 2015.14.1

"The Maggot-bearing Stapelia," hand-colored engraving, from "The New Illustration of the Sexual System of Carolus von Linnaeus," Part III, by Robert John Thornton. Published in London, 1801.

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Nature Print Collection - 2015.14.2

"The Dragon Arum," hand-colored engraving, from "The New Illustration of the Sexual System of Carolus von Linnaeus," Part III, by Robert John Thornton. Published in London, 1801.

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Nature Print Collection - 2015.14.3

"The Aloe," hand-colored engraving, from "The New Illustration of the Sexual System of Carolus von Linnaeus," Part III, by Robert John Thornton. Published in London, 1789.

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Nature Print Collection - 2015.14.5

"Linnaeus in His Lapland Dress," hand-colored engraving, from "The New Illustration of the Sexual System of Carolus von Linnaeus," Part II, by Robert John Thornton. Published in London, 1805.