Antique chromo lithograph of beneficial and harmful insects, 1922

Item number: 6.6

This fascinating chromolithographic plate is completely filled with colourful detailed illustrations of beneficial insects (insectes utiles) and harmful insects (insectes nuisibles). The plate originates from an antique French encyclopedia called 'Larousse Universel en 2 Volumes' from 1922. 


This 100-year old plate comes with a pre-cut high quality matboard with a sand coloured top layer. The matboard is acid-free, protecting the print. 


Great vintage print for collectors!


The image you see is a photograph of the actual item. 


Rear of the print: This print is double-sided, with many illustrations of  the food plants and damage made by harmful insects on the rear
Matboard size (= frame size): 21 x 30 cm | 8.27 x 11.81 inch
Print size: 19,2 x 26,5 cm | 7.56 x 10.43 inch