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A. Fullarton & Co.

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Insects -- Butterfly

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1848
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC INSE-But
Content : Title from folder.

Content : Written on mount: "1 & 2 Royal butterfly ; 3 &4 Male Azure-blue butterfly ; 5 Female butterfly ; 6 Mazarine-blue (?) butterfly ; 7 Silver streak butterfly ; 8 & 9 Nicippe butterfly ; 10 Merry butterfly." Printed on border: "XXXIX" "London & Ediburgh"

Source note: A history of the earth and animated nature : with an introductory view of the animal kingdom. Fullarton, 1848) Goldsmith, Oliver (1730?-1774), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 16 x 25 cm. (6 1/4 x 9 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1687935
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17627262
Barcode : 33333159353602
UUID: a5157d10-c555-012f-3de8-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1848: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Butterflies." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1848. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2707-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Butterflies." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2707-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1848). Butterflies. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2707-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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