France 1809 – 1865

print after

Kangurou laineux [Woolly kangaroo] 1839
Collection Title: Orbigny, Charles d'. Dictionnaire Universel d'Histoire Naturelle. Paris: C. Renard, Martinet et Cie 1839-49. [13 volumes]
Page: plate 19
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: thin smooth cream 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 10.4 h x 19.0 w cm sheet 14.3 h x 22.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.63
Subject: Australia, Animal: Kangaroo
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.