England 1770 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1819

print after

  • Australia from 1800

Spotted Opossum 1800
Collection Title: The Naturalist's Pocket Magazine; or, Compleat Cabinet of Curiosities and Beauties of Nature, containing elegant coloured prints .... London: Harrison, Cluse & Co, 1798-1802.
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line-engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; hand-coloured 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: printed image 5.6 h x 21.8 w cm sheet 8.8 h x 22.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2012
Accession No: NGA 2012.1411
Subject: Australia, animal
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2012.