George Shaw

Caterpillar Rare Book Print - A2


The yellow Indian phalæna is shown here in its larval stage as a young caterpillar. This eccentric looking caterpillar has been prized for centuries for robust silk.

This exclusive rare print sourced from Museums Victoria's own collection features bookplate 659 from The Naturalist's Miscellany Volume 16 by George Shaw (1789-1813.)

  • Available exclusively from Museums Victoria Store
  • A2 Print - 420mm x 594mm
  • Printed on Ilford Galerie Textured Cotton Rag paper
  • Made to Order - please allow up to 1 week for dispatch.
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