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Quadrupede nomme Kanguroo, trouve sur la cote de la Nle. Hollande. c.1774
Collection Title: Hawkesworth, J. 'Relation des voyages entrepis par ordre de Sa Majeste brittantique'. Paris: Saillant & Nyon, 1774
Page: vol.4, facing page 24
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 20.0 h x 16.1 w cm sheet 27.2 h x 20.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.900
Subject: Australia, Animal: Kangaroo Australia, Art period: Pre-European settlement, to 1778 Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: English
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Cabinet of Discoveries, Canberra, 2010