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Untitled (Custard Apple - Sugar Apple or Sour Sop)

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Description

Custard Apple (Sugar Apple or Sour Sop), from an album of 91 drawings entitled 'Merian's Drawings of Surinam Insects &c'; with examples of two moths, pupa, caterpillars and chrysalis, depicting the life cycle of the insect. Watercolour, heightened with white, with pen and grey ink, on vellum.
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From the Watercolour World

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Suriname

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