Ludwig BECKERHAMEL & LOCHER, Australian leeches. Enlarge 1 /1


Darmstadt, Germany 1808 – Bulloo, Queensland, Australia 1861


  • Australia from 1851


printer (organisation)

Australian leeches. 1858
Collection Title: Transactions of the Philosophical Institute of Victoria, Vol.3, from January to December, 1858, inclusive. Melbourne: Mason & Firth, 1858.
Page: facing page 36
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; hand-coloured Support: white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image 15.9 h x 9.8 w cm sheet 21.3 h x 13.0 w cm
Accession No: NGA 2011.1466.3
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Peter Arnold Antiquarian Booksellers, Melbourne, 2011