England 1751 – 1793

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Ein mann aus Van Diemen's Land [A man of Van Diemen's Land] c.1784
Collection Title: Cook, James. 'Fünf und vierzig Kupfer und Charten zur deutschen Quart-Ausgabe von Cooks dritter Entdeckungsreise'. Berlin : Haude und Spener], 1789.
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: Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, 'M [encircled]'.
Dimensions: printed image 21.0 h x 17.0 w cm printed image and text 22.2 h x 17.0 w cm sheet (irregular) 22.9 h x 19.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1259
Subject: Australia, Art period: Pre-European settlement, to 1778 Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: English
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.