John WEBBERJames HEATH, Sea horses Enlarge 1 /1

John WEBBER

England 1751 – 1793

print after

James HEATH

London, England, United Kingdom, Europe 1757 – 1834

engraver

Sea horses 1784
Collection Title: Cook, James and King, James. 'A voyage to the Pacific Ocean... for making discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere’. London: Printed by W. & A. Strahan for G. Nicol & T. Codell, 1784
Page: plate 52
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin smooth off-white laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 22.4 h x 37.6 w cm printed image and text 24.6 h x 37.6 w cm plate-mark 27.2 h x 40.8 w cm sheet (irregular) 38.6 h x 56.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1216
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: English
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.