Vintage Nature Illustration Wednesday – Snake

Ophidia I. Tropidonotus natrix Tab 18, by Paul Pfurtscheller

Ophidia I. Tropidonotus natrix Tab 18, by Paul Pfurtscheller

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Posted on August 6, 2014, in Artsy and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. Okay, this is the first vintage nature illustration I don’t like! The reason has nothing to do with skill, but simply with the fact that it is of a snake!

    Nancy
    http://www.workingmomadventures.com

    • Ha ha! Sorry Nancy, snakes are nature! And they’re our friends – did you know that one of the biggest carriers of Lyme Disease is the white-footed mouse? I’m sure you can imagine how much snakes love to snack on little mouses… :D

      N

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