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Curled Dead Leaf Mimicking Sphinx Caterpillar, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

n.d. Gerald H. Thayer Born: Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York 1883 Died: Keene, New Hampshire 1939 Louis Agassiz Fuertes Born: Ithaca, New York 1874 Died: Unadilla, New York 1927 watercolor no dimensions available Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer 1950.2.27B Not currently on view


Keywords

Animal - insect - caterpillar

Object - foliage - leaf

Study

painting

paint - watercolor

About Gerald H. Thayer

Born: Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York 1883 Died: Keene, New Hampshire 1939

About Louis Agassiz Fuertes

Born: Ithaca, New York 1874 Died: Unadilla, New York 1927

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