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Papil. Exotic by  Joh [ButterflyMoth Engraving]  Leitner - 1780 - from Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints and Biblio.com

Papil. Exotic

by [ButterflyMoth Engraving] Leitner, Joh

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Germany, 1780. Lovely 18th century copperplate engraving with period handcolor of butterfly/moth. Approx. 8x10 1/2". Most likely from Johan Cristoph Esper's "Die Schmetterlinge in Abbil-dungen nach der Natur mit Beschreibungen", published between 1777 and 1801. Title of this print "Papil. Exotic. Tab II" illustrating the Paris and Helenus species.


  • Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 19342
  • Title: Papil. Exotic
  • Author: [ButterflyMoth Engraving] Leitner, Joh
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Place: Germany
  • Date published: 1780
  • Bookseller catalogs: PRINTS;


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