Life-cycle of Butterflies with Caterpillar, Chrysalis & Host Plants. c1849
by Humphreys, H.N.
Bright and happy, Yellow Butterflies and their Transformations. Original hand-coloured engraving by H.N.Humphreys for J.O. Westwood. Published in London circa 1849.
Stock Number: apHNH3cPrice: $88.00
Insects. 1.Colias Chrysotheme(?) (Small clouded-yellow Butterfly, male), 2. female, 3. under-side of female, 4. Colias Europone(?) (clouded-sulphur Butterfly, male.), 5. female, 6. underside of female.
Plants. 7. Lotus corniculatus (Common Bird’s-foot trefoil), 8. Lotus major (Great Bird’s-foot trefoil).
Page size is 285 x 210mm (11.25 x 8.25 inches).