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London, Greater London, England

Red platypus. Ornithorhynchus Rufus. 1827
Collection Title: Griffith, Edward [et al.]. The animal kingdom arranged in conformity with its organisation, by the Baron Cuvier ... with additional descriptions. London : George Whittaker, 1827-1835 [15 vols]
Page: vol.2
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: off-white wove 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
Dimensions: plate-mark 8.6 h x 9.4 w cm sheet 21.2 h x 12.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2012
Accession No: NGA 2012.1403
Subject: Australia, Animal: Platypus
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2012.