Important Collection of Original Drawings of Butterflies &am...





Important Collection of Original Drawings of Butterflies & Moths

Wagentreiser (Chas. E.O.) A large Album containing approx. 360 original watercolour drawings of Moths & Butterflies, collected during 1873, 1874. They vary in size and are mounted mostly two to a page, in a large 4to leather bound Album. The Collection was made by Chas. E.O. Wagentreiser, Kacharrie Pookree Factory, Assam Company. Together with this lot, are 6 wooden cases of mounted butterflies & moths, and larvae almost 600 examples in all; and two volumes of Kirby - The Butterflies and Moths of Europe, L. n.d. As a collection, w.a.f. Unique. (9)

Auction Date: 30th May 2023 at 10:30am

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