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Kneass, Young & Co. (Engraver)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Insects -- Prints

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1819 - 1821
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC INSE-Pri
Content: Title from folder.
Content: Printed on border: "Plate IV." "Fig. 1. Phalenia Junonia -- Fig. 2. Phryganea grandis -- Fig. 3. Scarabeus fullo -- Fig. 4. S. Hercules -- Fig. 5. Sirax gigas -- Fig. 6. Sphex maculata -- Fig. 7. Sphinx atropos -- Fig. 8. Thirps -- Fig. 9. Vespa vulgaris." Foxing on image.
Source note: British encyclopedia : or dictionary of arts and sciences. (Philadelphia : Mitchell Ames and White, 1819-1821) Nicholson, William (1753-1815), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 22 x 12 cm. (8 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1688002
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17182521
Barcode: 33333159355334
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0e7f35c0-c556-012f-8eaa-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1819: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Entomology." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1819 - 1821. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2b30-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Entomology." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2b30-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1819 - 1821). Entomology. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2b30-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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