© Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
© Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

Untitled (Capsea califolia)

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Description

Capsea califolia, depicting the life cycle of the moth, from an album of 160 drawings entitled 'Merian's Drawings of European Insects &c'; with examples of a caterpillar and chrysalis and the stages of other bugs on a sprig of leaves. Watercolour and bodycolour, on vellum.

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From the Watercolour World

Location

Amsterdam, Netherlands

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