Friedrich BERTUCH

Thuringia, Germany 1747 – Weimar, Germany 1822


1777 – 1815

not titled [Stubbs style kangaroo] c1801-15
Collection Title: Bertuch, Friedrich Justin. 'Bilderbuch Zum Nutzen und Vergnugen Der Jugend'. Vienna 1801-1815 [variation?]
Page: plate 21
Place made: Vienna, Vienna state, Austria
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from multiple copper plates; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: thin off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image (overall) 21.2 h x 15.2 w cm sheet 23.5 h x 19.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.898
Subject: Australia, Animal: Kangaroo
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Cabinet of Discoveries, Canberra, 2010