1. Orange Swift. 2. Goat Moth. 3. Caterpillar of Do. BUTTERFLIES / MOTHS.

1. Orange Swift. 2. Goat Moth. 3. Caterpillar of Do.

Ca. 1840.
Engraving with original handcolor, sheet 6 1/2 x 4 inches. Very good condition: light foxing. Plate 14 from one of William Jardine's Naturalist's Library volumes. Two beautifully patterned moths, one blue, green and black, one blue, white and yellow with a striking orange and yellow caterpillar, the botanical background is etched in. Engraved by Lizars. Item #34677

Price: $38.00

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