Morpho butterflies, often very expensive, have always been prized by extremely wealthy collectors. Famous collections include those of the London jeweler Dru Drury and the Dutch merchant Pieter Teyler van der Hulst , the Paris diplomat Georges Rousseau-Decelle , the financier Walter Rothschild , the Romanov Grand Duke Nicholas Mikhailovich of Russia and the, English and German respectively, businessmen James John Joicey and Curt Eisner . In earlier years, Morphos graced cabinets of curiosities " Kunstkamera " and royal cabinets of natural history notably those of Tsar of Russia Peter the Great , the Austrian empress Maria Theresa and Ulrika Eleonora, Queen of Sweden . More famous is Maria Sibylla Merian , who was not wealthy.
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