It seems the year 2010 has brought about a full cycle in my personal life. I've never had so many friends getting married and having babies. On the other end of the spectrum, there have been many who have passed away this year. It's been a year with a full spectrum of emotion. Celebration and laughter, welcoming and farewells..
Johannes Goedaert (1617-1668) from
Métamorphoses naturelles ou Histoire des insectes observée tres-exactement suivant leur nature & leurs propriétés. Avec les figures en taille-douce gravées d'aprés nature
Amsterdam, P. Mortier, 1700