heaveninawildflower: Brandenetelbladeren. Red…

heaveninawildflower:

Brandenetelbladeren. Red Admiral butterfly.

Hand-coloured engraving taken from
‘De Europische insecten’ by Maria Sibylla
Merian ( 1647-1717).

Image and text courtesy The Getty.

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