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Collection Nature Print Collection
Catalog Number 2015.21.2
Object Name Print
Description "The Painted Lady," chromolithograph, Plate 26 from "Natural History of British Butterflies" by F. W. Frohawk. London: Hutchinson & Co., 1924, pref. 1914

Inscriptions: (upper right, in plate): Pl. 26
(lower center, in plate): The Painted Lady / Pyrameis cardui.
(lower left, signature, in plate): FW Frohawk

Eighteen figures of the Painted Lady buttefly, from egg to fully grown, plus several variations.
Title The Painted Lady, Plate 26 from Natural History of British Butterflies
Date 1924
Role of Creator Artist
Creator Frohawk, Frederick William
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique chromolithograph
Dimensions H-14.625 W-9.25 inches
Credit line Gift of Michael Kogan
Place of Origin Europe/England/London
Subjects Illustration, Entomological