Alexandre PRÉVOSTL. MASSARDJ TASTU, La Perruche à tête pourpe, mâle.  [Parrot with crimson head, male.] Enlarge 1 /1

Alexandre PRÉVOST

France 1850 – 1880

print after

  • Spain



  • Active France 1830s



  • active France c.1833

La Perruche à tête pourpe, mâle. [Parrot with crimson head, male.] 1833
Collection Title: Dumont D'Urville, Jules. 'Voyage de la corvette l'Astrolabe... Atlas [Zoologie]'. Paris: J. Tastu, 1833
Page: plate 22
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; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image 29.0 h x 22.0 w cm printed image and text 37.4 h x 25.0 w cm sheet 54.4 h x 36.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Wordsworth Collection, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.1041
Subject: Collection: The Wordsworth collection of Western Australian colonial art, acquired 2010. Australia, Art period: Colonial, Western Australia Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French Australia, Animal: Bird
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Marie Louise Wordsworth, Perth, October 2010.