Phalaenarum europ. ENGRAVING - BUTTERFLY / MOTH.

Phalaenarum europ.

Sturm, J.G. (engraved by).
No date. Ca. 1780.
Copperplate engraving, thick wove paper sheet 10 x 7 3/4 inches, very good condition. An exquisitely engraved and colored antique print showing the male and female in appealing detail! Probably from the German entymologist Johann Christoph Esper's Die Schmetterlinge in Abbil-dungen nach der Natur mit Beschreibungen, published between 1777 and 1801. Item #41747

Price: $185.00