Wing it artfully with this elegant Dragonfly!
This highly detailed Dragonfly is a translation of Joris Hoefnagel’s masterful watercolor and gouache rendering of a dragonfly from his work Animalia Rationalia et Insecta (Ignis): Plate LIII (c. 1575/1580) into temporary tattoo form.
Licensed in partnership with the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. Learn more about our partnership in our interview with Gregory Jecmen, an Associate Curator of Old Master Prints and Drawings at the National Gallery of Art here.
Tattlys are safe and non-toxic, lasting on average 2-4 days. We suggest placing on oil-free areas where skin does not stretch and keep them clean! Watch our Application Video to become a pro.
Self-taught, Renaissance master Joris Hoefnagel (Flemish, 1542–1600) is an important figure in art history. Identified as one of the last notable Flemish manuscript illuminators, he is also credited as being a major contributor to the development of topographical drawing and still life painting.
This Tattly is:
- • Safe & non-toxic
- • Printed with vegetable-based ink
- • Made in the USA
- • FDA-compliant and fun for all ages