Butterflies: Authentic 1902 (Dated) True Natural History Stone Chromolithograph
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1902 - True Stone Chromolithograph:
10 examples of common and uncommon American Butterflies are illustrated and identified:
1. Gray Hair-Streak2. Red Admiral 3. Olive Hair-Streak 4. Hobomok Skipper 5. Tiger Swallow Tail 6. Falcote Orange-Tip 7. The Zebra 8. Yellow Clover Butterfly 9. Eastern Tailed Blue 10. Nicippe Butterfly
This is a true stone chromolithograph - dated 1902 on the face. It appeared as a bookplate in a fine set of 1903 encyclopedias. The sheet size is about 6.25" x 9", and the boxed area is about 5 x 8.It has the rich saturated colors characteristic of the stone litho process and the printing quality is excellent.
A beautiful print! - exquisitely printed by Julius Bien & Co., NYC one of the finest US lithographers of the early 20th century. Condition is as shown. Printed on stiff paper--blank on the reverse. -- Returnable for any reason within 10 days for prompt refund .