France 1809 – 1865

print after


born 1800 /1899


Kangurou laineux [Woolly kangaroo] c.1849
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, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one steel plate; hand-coloured Support: off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image 10.6 h x 18.6 w cm sheet 14.8 h x 24.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2012
Accession No: NGA 2012.1407
Subject: Australia, Animal: Kangaroo
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2012.