1. Peacock Butterfly. 2. Camberwell Beauty. 3. Purple Emperor. 4. Granville Fritillary. 5. Grayling Butterfly. 6. Green Hair Streak. 7. Silver Studded Blue Butterfly. (B7-X-10)
Upper Right: Plate 69. Lower Left: J. Stewart Del. Lower Center: Blackie & Son, Glasgow, Edinburgh & London. Lower Right: J. Bishop Sc.
Author: Oliver Goldsmith (1730-1774)
Source / Publication: A History of the Earth and Animated Nature.
Publisher: Blackie and Son
Place of Publication: Queen Street, Glasgow; South College Street, Edinburgh; Warwick Square, London
Plate Number: 69
Artist: James Stewart
Engraver: J. Bishop
Paper Dimensions: 9 5/8 x 6 3/8 inches.
Medium: Copperplate engraving
Condition: The print is in good condition with some wear around the edges, including some foxing and greying; as well as, what appears to be a crack in the print on the top left butterfly, as can be seen.
Keywords: Butterfly, Butterflies, Peacock Butterfly, Camberwell Beauty, Purple Emperor, Emperor Butterfly, Granville Fritillary, Granville, Fritillary, Grayling Butterfly, Green Hair Streak, Silver Studded Blue Butterfly, Silver Studded, Blue Butterfly, Oliver Goldsmith, Goldsmith, Natural History, Animals, Wildlife, A History of the Earth and Animated Nature, Nature, Blackie & Son, Blackie and Son, 1852, Coloured, Colorful, J. Stewart, J. Bishop, Stewart, Bishop,
Identification Number: B7-X-10
1. American Black Squirrel. 2. Ariel Petaurus. 3. Squirrel-Like Petaurus. 4. Lesser American Flying Squirrel. 5. 6. Grey Squirrel. 7. Common British Squirrel. 8. Common Ground Squirrel. 9. Agiump Squirrel. (B7-X-21)