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Polymer photogravure print "Invasion of the Mystery Snails" by John Pearson
Invasion of the Mystery Snails
10.5 x 13.75 in.

These Chinese mystery snail shells were collected along the shore of Mille Lacs Lake in central Minnesota and then photographed in the studio. (There are other snail species mixed in, especially along the top.) Chinese mystery snails are an invasive species in North America.
Printed in brown-black ink on Hahnemuhle paper.