1854 Plate 44 - Atlas Moth - Emmons



Plate 44 - Atlas Moth

PLATE 44. Fig. 1. ATTACUS POLYPHEMUS. 2. Sphinx (Philampilus?) pampinatrix. 3. Catocala amasia. 4. Attacus oecropia.

Lithograph, Hand Colored
Sheet Size 11.25 x 8.75 inches
Publisher: C Van Benthuysen, Albany
Good condition with soiling to plate, warping to plate

Ebenezer Emmons (May 16, 1799 October 1, 1863), American geologist and author, with an interest in geology and fossils.

Drawn By
Ebenezer Emmons Jr , Artist and Illustrator, son to author and geologist Ebenezer Emmons (1799-1863)

Richard H Pease (1813-1869), American engraver, lithographer and printer from Albany, New York

From Natural History of New York. Agriculture of New - York: Composition and Distribution of the Soils and Rocks...More Common and Injurious Species of Insects., 1854.