Antique print-OENETUS LIGNIVORUS-HEPIALUS SYLVINUS-ORANGE SWIFT-MOTH-Kirby-1897

Price: € 27,50

Subject: Plate CXXVI, showing various species of moth: Oenetus lignivorus & Hepialus sylvinus.
Condition: Excellent given age. General age related toning and occasional light foxing. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Original chromolithograph.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 11.5 x 18.5 cm. The image size is ca. 10 x 17 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 4.5 x 7.3 inch. The image size is ca. 3.9 x 6.7 inch.
Part Number: 30423
Location: C201-28
Description: This attractive original old antique print / plate originates from: 'A Hand-Book to the Order Lepidoptera, Part II. Moths, Vol. IV', by W.F. Kirby, published in London, 1897.

Artists and Engravers: No artist for this series of prints is given. We assume it is W.F. Kirby. The plates were printed by Wyman & Sons of London.