Jean Gabriel PRÊTRE

1780 – 1845

print after

Francois MANCEAU

Paris, France born 1786 – c. 1854


La Perruche à collier jaune, mâle. Son bec vu de face. [Yellow collared parrot, male.] 1833
Collection Title: Dumont D'Urville, Jules. Voyage de la corvette l'Astrolabe... Atlas [Zoologie]. Paris: J. Tastu, 1833
Page: plate 23
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: image 1 33.0 h x 27.0 w cm image 2 2.7 h x 1.8 w cm sheet 52.6 h x 34.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Wordsworth Collection, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.1042
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.