Animals in Art: Amphibians and Reptiles

Fire Belly Newt Sorcerer by Lily Seika Jones, 2020
Frog by a Dandelion with Flies by Jan Van Oort (1877 – 1938)
The Toads’ Tea-party by Beatrix Potter (1866-1943)
Caecilian by Cindy Hitchcock
Illustration from the book Marvels of Animal Life by Charles Frederick Holder, 1885
The Incident at Seasalter Beach by DD McInnes
Kaplumbağa Terbiyecisi (The Tortoise Trainer) by Osman Hamdi Bey, 1906
Dandelion the bearded dragon by Mari-Liis Kirsimägi, 2021
Illustration by PJ Smit From the book The Royal Natural History, Volume 5 by Richard Lydekker, 1893
Kaa and Bagheera by Cuthbert Edmund Swan (1870 – 1931)
From Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1869
4,400-year-old carved wooden snake figurine found in Finland. Image via
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