1854 Plate 46 - Painted Lady Butterfly - Emmons



Plate 46 - Painted Lady Butterfly

PLATE 46. Fig. 1, 2. Cynthia cardui. A. Pupa. B. Caterpillar. 3, 8. Vanessa ubticae? A. Pupa. B. Caterpillar. 4. Chbtsophanus phleas. 5. deiopeia bella. 6. Undescribed ? 7. Blatta nivea.

Lithograph, Hand Colored
Sheet Size 11.25 x 8.75 inches
Publisher: C Van Benthuysen, Albany
VG- condition with light soiling 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.