Title Mango (Mangifera indica L.) flower and fruit with a purple-eyed butterfly (Papilio sp.). Coloured aquatint by W. Hooker after J. Forbes, 1768.
Imprint [London (Fleet Street)] : [White, Cochrane & Co.], [1st June 1813]

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Physical description 1 print : aquatint with etching, with watercolour
Note Plate to: James Forbes, Oriental Memoirs, vol. 1, London, 1813, tab. XXXI
References See further: J. Forbes, Oriental Memoirs, vol. 4, London, 1813, pp. 351-379
Lettering note Bears number: 22
Cite as Wellcome Library no. 20065i
Lettering The mazagon mango of Bombay, with the Papilio bolina or purple-eyed butterfly. W.Hooker fecit. Jam.Forbes, 1768.
Author, etc. Forbes, James, 1749-1819.
Hooker, William, 1779-1832.
Topic-LCSH Botany -- History -- 18th century.
Botany -- India -- Malabar Coast.
Plants -- India.
Plants, Edible.
Tropical fruit.
Plants, Useful.
Plants, Cultivated.
Genre/Technique Aquatints.
Copy photo no. V 43043
System no. .b11779421
Record no. 20065i