CDR-1124: SR-Set: Natural History Images

Scholars Resource presents a group of elegant studies depicting flowering plants and birds, representing a multicultural and interdisciplinary range from ancient Egypt, to China and Japan, to Europe and America. These striking studies of single blossoms, improbable bouquets and a variety of bird species follow the tradition set by Carl Linnaeus to ensure documentation of these plants and animals against their possible demise. From Dürer’s study of humble wildflowers to the regal roses of Redouté, these works include fifteenth century medicinal herbs of Robinet Testard, birds of John James Audubon, Dutch flower pieces of Rachel Ruysch, exotic plant portraits of Martin Johnson Heade, and the resplendent sunflowers of Vincent Van Gogh, among others. (updated Nov. 2013). Please note: Academic Image Sets are offered to show the breadth of our collections. You do not need to order an entire set; you can also order individual images from each Set.



Bos-02534
Login to order this item!
Title: Java Sparrow on Magnolia (Bunchō, kobushi no hana), from an untitled series known as Small Flowers
Creator(s): Katsushika Hokusai
Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudō)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05247
Login to order this item!
Title: White-cheeked Bird and Wisteria
Creator(s): Utagawa Hiroshige I
Kawaguchiya Shōzō (Shōeidō, Eisendō)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05468
Login to order this item!
Title: Peacock and Peonies
Creator(s): Utagawa Hiroshige I
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05864
Login to order this item!
Title: Long-tailed Bird on Flowering Plum Branch
Creator(s): Utagawa Hiroshige I
Sanoya Kihei (Sanoki, Kikakudō)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05176
Login to order this item!
Title: Quail (Uzura) and Skylark (Hibari), from the album Momo chidori kyōka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition)
Creator(s): Tsutaya Jûzaburō (Kōshodō)
Kitagawa Utamaro I
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05177
Login to order this item!
Title: Penduline Tit (Yamagara) and Bush Warbler (Uguisu), from the album Momo chidori kyōka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition)
Creator(s): Kitagawa Utamaro I
Tsutaya Jûzaburō (Kōshodō)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05178
Login to order this item!
Title: Grosbeak (Mamemawashi) and Woodpecker (Kitsutsuki), from the album Momo chidori kyōka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition)
Creator(s): Tsutaya Jûzaburō (Kōshodō)
Kitagawa Utamaro I
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05179
Login to order this item!
Title: Cormorant (U) and Egrets (Sagi), from the album Momo chidori kyōka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition)
Creator(s): Kitagawa Utamaro I
Tsutaya Jûzaburō (Kōshodō)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05180
Login to order this item!
Title: Wren (Misosazai) and Snipe (Shigi), from the album Momo chidori kyōka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition)
Creator(s): Tsutaya Jûzaburō (Kōshodō)
Kitagawa Utamaro I
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05181
Login to order this item!
Title: Swallows (Tsubame) and Green Pheasant (Kiji), from the album Momo chidori kyōka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition)
Creator(s): Kitagawa Utamaro I
Tsutaya Jûzaburō (Kōshodō)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05182
Login to order this item!
Title: Jay (Kashidori) and Boreal Owl (Fukurō), from the album Momo chidori kyōka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition)
Creator(s): Kitagawa Utamaro I
Tsutaya Jûzaburō (Kōshodō)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05183
Login to order this item!
Title: Chickens (Niwatori) and Bunting (Hōjiro), from the album Momo chidori kyōka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition)
Creator(s): Tsutaya Jûzaburō (Kōshodō)
Kitagawa Utamaro I
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05184
Login to order this item!
Title: Falcon (Taka) and Shrike (Mozu), from the album Momo chidori kyōka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition)
Creator(s): Tsutaya Jûzaburō (Kōshodō)
Kitagawa Utamaro I
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05185
Login to order this item!
Title: Copper Pheasants (Yamadori) and Wagtail (Sekirei), from the album Momo chidori kyōka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition)
Creator(s): Tsutaya Jûzaburō (Kōshodō)
Kitagawa Utamaro I
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05186
Login to order this item!
Title: Scops Owl (Mimizuku) and Bullfinches (Uso), from the album Momo chidori kyōka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition)
Creator(s): Kitagawa Utamaro I
Tsutaya Jûzaburō (Kōshodō)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05187
Login to order this item!
Title: Sparrows (Murasuzume) and Pigeons (Hato), from the album Momo chidori kyōka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition)
Creator(s): Tsutaya Jûzaburō (Kōshodō)
Kitagawa Utamaro I
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05188
Login to order this item!
Title: Long-tailed Tit (Enaga) and Japanese White-Eyes (Mejiro), from the album Momo chidori kyōka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition)
Creator(s): Kitagawa Utamaro I
Tsutaya Jûzaburō (Kōshodō)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05189
Login to order this item!
Title: Mallard Ducks (Kamo) and Kingfisher (Kawasemi), from the album Momo chidori kyōka awase (Myriad Birds: A Kyōka Competition)
Creator(s): Kitagawa Utamaro I
Tsutaya Jûzaburō (Kōshodō)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05942
Login to order this item!
Title: White-headed Bird and Hibiscus
Creator(s): Kawaguchiya Shōzō (Shōeidō, Eisendō)
Utagawa Hiroshige I
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-04810
Login to order this item!
Title: Sparrows, from the series Assorted Storybook Prints (Akahon tsukushi)
Creator(s): Kubo Shumman
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-02540
Login to order this item!
Title: Shrike and Blessed Thistle (Mozu, oniazami), from an untitled series known as Small Flowers
Creator(s): Katsushika Hokusai
Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudō)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-02541
Login to order this item!
Title: Shrike and Bluebird with Begonia and Wild Strawberry (Mozu, ruri, yuki-no-shita, hebi-ichigo), from the untitled series known as Small Flowers
Creator(s): Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudō)
Katsushika Hokusai
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-04442
Login to order this item!
Title: Silver Pheasants (Hakkan), reprinted from the album Kaihaku raikin zui (A Compendium of Pictures of Birds Imported from Overseas)
Creator(s): Kitao Masayoshi (Kuwagata Keisai)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-04443
Login to order this item!
Title: Gray Starling (Hakutō-ō) in Loquat Tree, reprinted from the album Kaihaku raikin zui (A Compendium of Pictures of Birds Imported from Overseas)
Creator(s): Kitao Masayoshi (Kuwagata Keisai)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-04444
Login to order this item!
Title: Partridges (Shako) and Rapids, reprinted from the album Kaihaku raikin zui (A Compendium of Pictures of Birds Imported from Overseas)
Creator(s): Kitao Masayoshi (Kuwagata Keisai)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-04445
Login to order this item!
Title: Bunting (Gabichō) and Cherry Blossoms, reprinted from the album Kaihaku raikin zui (A Compendium of Pictures of Birds Imported from Overseas)
Creator(s): Kitao Masayoshi (Kuwagata Keisai)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-04446
Login to order this item!
Title: Magpies (Jutaichō) in Pine Tree, reprinted from the album Kaihaku raikin zui (A Compendium of Pictures of Birds Imported from Overseas)
Creator(s): Kitao Masayoshi (Kuwagata Keisai)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-04450
Login to order this item!
Title: Sparrow Hawk (Yōkin) and Camellia, reprinted from the album Kaihaku raikin zui (A Compendium of Pictures of Birds Imported from Overseas)
Creator(s): Kitao Masayoshi (Kuwagata Keisai)
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05869
Login to order this item!
Title: Golden Pheasant and Pine Shoots in Snow
Creator(s): Utagawa Hiroshige I
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-05873
Login to order this item!
Title: Mallard Duck and Snow-covered Reeds
Creator(s): Utagawa Hiroshige I
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-06172
Login to order this item!
Title: Pomegranate and Two Birds
Creator(s): Isoda Koryusai
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-06536
Login to order this item!
Title: Long-tailed Bird and Peach Blossoms
Creator(s): Utagawa Hiroshige I
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-19804
Login to order this item!
Title: Law of the Jungle (Jakuniku kyoshoku) from Ehagaki sekai
Creator(s): Unknown
Kokkei shinbun sha
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-40982
Login to order this item!
Title: A Variety of English Speedwell (Veronica Becabunga)
Creator(s): Unknown
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-41013
Login to order this item!
Title: African Cornlily (Ixia Hyalina)
Creator(s): Langlois
Pierre Joseph Redouté
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-40985
Login to order this item!
Title: African Geranium (Geranium Affricanum)
Creator(s): Magdalena Bouchard
Cesare Ubertini
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-41036
Login to order this item!
Title: Anemone II/ Bisard d'Angleterre (Pl 20 from Christopher Jacob Trew, "Hortus Nitidissimis...", Nuremberg, Wirsing, (1750–86)
Creator(s): Johann Michael Seligmann
Georg Dionys Ehret
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-41004
Login to order this item!
Title: Apollo Camellia (Camellia Apollina)
Creator(s): Oudet
Jakob Jung
Abbé Laurent Berlèse
N. Rémond
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-41046
Login to order this item!
Title: Auricula III (Pl 73 from Christopher Jacob Trew, "Hortus Nitidissimis...", Nuremberg, Wirsing, (1750–86)
Creator(s): Adam Ludwig Wirsing
Johann Karell
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bos-41075
Login to order this item!
Title: Boatlily (Tradescantia Discolor)
Creator(s): De Gouy
Pierre Joseph Redouté
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston