This hot and very sunny Florentine Summer is slowly coming to an end.
I'm gonna miss the green leaps of grasshoppers and rhythmic lullabies of crickets...
Helga Aichinger, illustration from Das Heupferd, c.1970, thanks to Arthur van Kruining
1970s grasshopper from California found at Fears and Kahn
Antonio Frasconi illustration from See and Say, thanks to art.crazed
illustration from The Tall Grass Zoo by Winifred and Alfred Lubell, 1960
Violeta Lopiz, El bichito
François-Xavier Lalanne, Sauterelle, 1970
Mike Libby at Insect Lab