This illustration is a scientific study of the side and front of the Maratus Volans (Peacock Spider). The front view is depicting the spider with the adbomen up and his flaps out. This dance is displayed by the male spider to attract a mate. He tries to entice the female with his beautiful colours and patterns.
- Graphite on clay board
Keywords: Black & White, Caricature, Editorial, Education, Museum / Zoo, Publishing, Biology, Natural History, Natural Science / Nature, Zoology
© Ayeesha McComb