Abbot, John, 1751-1840 :Orange neck. [ca 1820]
Reference Number: E-272-f-038
Two orange neck moths in flight with pupa and caterpillar. According to artist's notes 'Feeds on the Pontederia cordata and rushes. Flies in the day and frequents blossoms. May be met with in most parts of the country but is not common'.
Abbot, John 1751-1840 :Original drawings of insects by J Abott. [1816?], Reference Number E-272-f (103 digitised items)
Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour on cream wove paper 342 x 246 mm. Vertical imageSingle art work
Historical Notes: See: Parkinson, P.G. in Turnbull Library record, vol 11 no 1 May 1978.
Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies in preference to original.
Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-010000)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - top right: 21 [in pencil]
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