Ernst Haeckel, Kunstformen der Natur : Art Forms of Nature (Lithographic and Autotype prints), Published in sets of ten between 1899 and 1904.
He wouldn’t have been pecked to death! Oh my god, this man was risking getting his arms, legs, ribs and possibly his skull broken!
dang he just puts his finger up to the swan like ‘WAIT JUST ONE HOT MINUTE I’M TRYING TO SAVE YOUR KID HERE’
(Source: sizvideos, via ottobooty)