Jean Gabriel PRÊTRE

1780 – 1845

print after

Louis-Francois COUCHE

1782 – 1849

Le Wombat, Phascolomys, Peron et Leseur c.1827
Collection Title: Buffon. 'Oeuvres complètes de Buffon' published in Paris, circa 1827.
Page: plate 3
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line engraving, printed in black ink, from one steel plate Support: smooth 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 10.0 h x 16.0 w cm sheet 15.5 h x 25.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2012
Accession No: NGA 2012.1424
Subject: Australia, Animal: Wombat
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2012.