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Lovely bee art from 1911 (copyright-free) bee book

 
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This image is one of thirteen color plates in The Life of The Bee, a 1911 bee book that's available for free download or online browsing at that link, which is at the Internet Archive (archive.org). It's old enough that it's all out of copyright and free for any use you care to make of it. (That's my informed opinion; but in matters of copyright you're always on your own.)

I have no idea whether the book itself is good; I just thought that the lovely color plates would be of interest. Here's another one:

 
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Beautiful! Thank you
 
Hey, sticks and stones baby. And maybe a wee mention of my stuff:
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