Canguro. [Kangaroo] 1846
Collection Title: Gazzadi, Domenico and Baschieri, Antonio. 'Zoologia morale esposta in cento venti discorsi in versi o in prosa da D. Gazzadi ... e in altrettante figure d'Animali, incise in rame, colle notizie scientifiche del ... A. Baschieri'. Floerce: Vincenzo Batelli & Co. 1843-46.
Place made: Florence, Tuscany, Firenze province, Italy
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right, 'SFERRA'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image 17.8 h x 20.2 w cm plate-mark 34.8 h x 25.9 w cm sheet 43.3 h x 30.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.115
Subject: Australia, Animal: Kangaroo
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.