Edward LEAR, Phaps chalcoptera ((Bronze-Winged Ground Dove) Native of Australia. Enlarge 1 /1

Edward LEAR

London, England 1812 – San Remo, Italy 1888

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Phaps chalcoptera ((Bronze-Winged Ground Dove) Native of Australia. c.1832
Collection Title: Jardine, William. The Naturalist's Library. Edinburgh: W.H. Lizars, 1833 -
Page: plate 21
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate; hand-coloured Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 8.6 h x 14.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of William Hamilton 200?
Accession No: NGA 2005.993
Subject: Australia, Animal: Bird
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from William Hamilton, Canberra, December 2005.