just gonna file this under coolest things ever. these are illustrations by French entomologist Eugène Séguy, from a book detailing his illustrations of insects and colourful decorative compositions of their patterns and colouring dating from 1925. he was, understandably, more well-known for his brilliant pattern design than for his work as an entomologist – though the two are undeniably intertwined. read more about him here.
howdy pardners, there’s some stuff going on in my real life that’s preventing any amusing and regular updates. so i’ll leave you with this, for now: dead fly art (via everywhere)