Vintage Natural History Poster (Insects, Birds, and Butterflies)
You probably recognise these natural history posters as they are very popular and have been sold as gift wrap and prints. They were painted by the French painter and entomologist Adolphe Millot in the late 19th and early 20th Century.
These gorgeous natural history paintings were for the book the Nouveau Larousse Illustré a French encyclopedia first published in 1905. I have included here the identification posters Millot painted for insects, birds, and butterflies.
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THE VINTAGE NATURAL HISTORY POSTERS “THE BIRDS & THE BEES”
This natural history poster is full of lovely illustrations, or bees, flies, wasps, beetles, and other flying insects. I’ve used a poster like this before for a unique cupboard upcycle.
Another natural history poster of insects. This time they are mainly grasshoppers and beetles.
One more natural history poster of insects by Adolphe Millot. This time however he
This is a gorgeous
More bird illustrations. This time a much wider variety from game, wetland, seabirds and large flightless birds. Such as ostriches and emus.
This collection of bird paintings includes birds of prey such as vultures and owls. There is also a large collection of tropical birds such as parrots, cockatoos, and toucans. Each bird is labeled individually.
The natural history poster of Aldophe Millot is a fabulous illustrated collection of brightly
This is a great poster for egg identification. A great collection of egg paintings each labeled and named.
A beautiful collection of butterfly paintings for identification. These would be great for a decoupage craft project.
Another beautifully illustrated vintage butterfly identification poster.
Don’t forget to checkout the sea life posters of Adolphe Millot
You might want to check out these other free vintage paintings.