As an extension of Alexander the Great’s interests in learning his successor, Ptolemy established the Library of Alexandria in Egypt. It became the largest library of the ancient world. The zoo in the library was a peaceful place for the study of plants and animals. Taking a break from her notes a scholar contemplates the Chocolate-backed Kingfisher bird that is perched upon her seat.
Arthur Haywood's work celebrates academic achievements of diverse people to inspire a love of learning. From distant travels to scholars contemplating the galaxy, his work emphasizes the wonders of following an intellectual vision.
This is a gallery-quality giclée art print on 100% cotton rag archival paper, printed with archival inks. Each art print is listed by sheet size and features a minimum one-inch border.