1.2. Heptolus lignivora. - New South Wales 3. Caterpillar of Do. Do 4. Zeuzera minea. - Bengal. BUTTERFLIES / MOTHS.

1.2. Heptolus lignivora. - New South Wales 3. Caterpillar of Do. Do 4. Zeuzera minea. - Bengal.

1858.
Engraving with original handcolor, sheet 6 1/2 x 4 inches. Very good condition: small mark in left margin. Plate 8 from William Jardine's Naturalist's Library volume on exotic moths. Three beautifully patterned, multicolored moths and a brown and red caterpillar are handcolored, the botanical background is etched in. Caterpillar is shown inside cross section of branch? Engraved by Lizars. Item #34656

Price: $38.00

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