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WOOD WHITE Morris History British Butterflies London 1876

WOOD WHITE Morris History British Butterflies London 1876


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PLATE TITLE   White Wood | PLATE NUMBER   11
MEDIUM/TYPE   Lithograph | SIZE   10 x 7 inches
WORK TITLE   A History of British Butterflies
ARTIST(S)/AUTHOR(S)   F. O. Morris | DATE/YEAR   1876


From the work A History of British Butterflies Fourth Edition, by the Rev. F. O. Morris. Read more about this work on our Specialties Page.


CONDITION
Condition Report available upon request.


COMMENTS
Other common names are Leucophasia loti, Leucophasia sinapis, Papilio sinapis. Includes text page and copy of title page.

An excerpt from the accompanying text page. “The Wood White is a very pretty object, floating lightly in the glades of the wood, in a slow and undulating manner. It appears, according to some accounts to be double-brooded, the first appearing at the end of May, and the second in August.”