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Rare set of 16 framed Regency Watercolours - British Caterpillars
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Rare set of 16 framed Regency Watercolours - British Caterpillars

Price: SOLD
Ref: 10387

A rare and decorative set of sixteen framed Regency period watercolours. The hand drawn and coloured images each feature a different native British caterpillar which are all named below the drawing  in hand written calligraphy: Little Blue, Green Veined, Brimstone, Small Meadow Brown, Purple hairstreak, Green hairstreak, Orange Tip, Red Admiral, White Admiral, Pearl-bordered fritillary, Comma, Gate-Keeper, Wood Ringlet, Swallow-tail, Small skipper and Common blue.  The watercolours are in matching, canted, antique oak frames with a gilt slip. A wonderful set which make a stunning display.  Circa 1820. (Frames: circa 1860).

H: 13cm (5.1")   W: 15.5cm (6.1")   D: 2cm (0.8")


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