May 11, 2017 01:00 PM EDT Asheville, North Carolina
Ends May 25, 2017


Mark Catesby

(British, 1679-1749)

Three prints: Lunar Moth, T.84, Tiger Swallowtail, T.97, Great Laure,l App.17, from The Natural History of Carolina, Florida and The Bahama Islands, volume 2 and appendix, third edition, hand-colored engraving on laid paper with "J. Whatman 1794" watermark, 20 x 13-3/8 in. (largest sheet); unframed

Provenance:Private Collection


modern re-coloring, printing creases, slight toning and foxing, 'Laurel' with pencil inscription, small losses on 'Swallowtail'

Estimate: $300 - $500
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