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Insect illustrations

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  • Description
    A collection of 23 insect drawings.
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  • Catalogue title
    Insect illustrations
  • Identifiers
    PD-1963-9  (Reference Number)
  • Period
  • Description
    A collection of 23 insect drawings.
  • Physical description
    287 x 215 mm
  • Production
  • Medium
    Ink and watercolour
  • Format
  • Subject
  • Associated material
    • Acc # 122/48. 13 specimens including types in Entomology collection.
    • 3 letters to Johannes Andersen (transferred to Manuscripts).
  • Availability
    • Copyright undetermined-Untraced rights holder  (Copyright)
    • Access by appointment  (Access Notes)
  • Citation
    Insect illustrations,ca. 1945,PD-1963-9
  • Notes
    • NZ entomologist. Described new species of Blephariceridae (fresh water midges) from Banks Peninsula, specimens including types in AM entomology collection (presented by Campbell, accession number 122/48).
    • Most drawings are unsigned. PD276(20) is signed and dated:
    • "With regards to old friend Johannes Andersen from JWC. Beachland 24/8/48."
    • PD276(21-23) also heavily annotated.

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