James WALLISWalter PRESTONRUDOLPH ACKERMANN, Kangaroos of New South Wales. Enlarge 1 /1

James WALLIS

Cork, Ireland 1785 – Gloucestershire, England 1858

  • Australia 1814-19

Walter PRESTON

England 1777 – Unknown, possibly Australia 1819 /0

engraver

  • Australia 1812-19

RUDOLPH ACKERMANN

publisher (organisation)

Kangaroos of New South Wales. between 1817 and 1819
Collection Title: Wallis, James. An historical account of the colony of New South Wales and its dependent settlements. London: R. Ackermann, 1821.
Page: plate 8
Place made: Newcastle London, New South Wales Greater London, Australia United Kingdom, England
Creation Notes: 1821, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: 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 18.7 h x 16.9 w cm plate-mark 24.4 h x 25.4 w cm sheet 33.0 h x 48.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.515.9
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales Australia, Animal: Kangaroo
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia from, The library of Sir Rupert Clarke, Bt. together with other properties, Melbourne: Peter Arnold [auction], 21-22 June 2005, lot 591.