Abbott Handerson Thayer (1849-1921) was an American painter. His work (and his son's) about protective coloration in nature: Concealing
Coloration in the Animal Kingdom: An Exposition of the Laws of Disguise
Through Color and Pattern; Being a Summary of Abbott H. Thayer’s
Disclosures had an effect in use military camouflage during the World War I.
A Winged Figure
Girl Arranging Her Hair
Winged Figure Seated Upon a Rock
Don't you think that some paintings looks almost exactly the same?;>