Ferdinand BAUER

Austria 1760 – 1826

  • England 1787-1801, 1805-1814
  • Australia 1801-1805

Chiloglottis diphylla. 1806-13
Collection Title: Bauer, Ferdinand. 'Illustrationes florae Novae Hollandiae, sive icones generum quae in Prodromo Novae Hollandiae et insulae van Diemen decripsit Robertus Brown'. London, 1813
Page: plate 8
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, ink; paper engraving, printed in colour inks, from one copper plate; hand-coloured in watercolour; letterpress text Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: Inscribed upper right corner in image in black ink, '8.'.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 36.7 h x 23.7 w cm plate-mark 39.1 h x 25.2 w cm sheet 51.2 h x 34.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.531.8
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book Australia, Plants
  • Collection of Quentin Keynes.
  • The Quentin Keynes collection. London: Christie's Sale 6890, 7-8 April 2004, lot 503.
  • Hordern House, Sydney.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Hordern House, Sydney, December, 2004.