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Original antique hand coloured engraving of underwing moths.

The print shows: 1. Old Lady - Mania Maura, 2. White Underwing - Catephia Alchymista, 3. Blue Underwing - Catocala Fraxini, 4. Red Underwing - Catocala Nupta, 5. Dark Crimson Underwing - Catocala Sponsa, 6. Rosy Underwing - Catocala Electa, 7. Sweetfern Underwing - Catocala Paranympha, 8. Orange Underwing - Brephos Parthenias.

The size of the print: 7,1" x 8,7" (18 x 22 cm)
Printed in 1863, K. Thienemanns Verlag, Stuttgart Germany, as an illustration for Fr. Berge's "Schmetterlingsbuch".

Concerning the age of the paper - cca. 150 years - spots and darkenings can be occured, but these do not effect the quality of the print itself as it can be seen on the scan.

Please note, that by antique prints due to their age some imperfections are to be expected.

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1863 Antique Engraving of Moths, Old Lady, Blue Underwing, Dark Crimson Underwing, Rosy Underwing, Sweetfern Underwing, Orange Underwing

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  • Vintage item from the 1800s
  • Ships worldwide from Budapest, Hungary
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