London, England, United Kingdom, Europe 1757 – 1834


The Kanguroo 1800
Collection Title: Shaw, George. General zoology or systematic natural history... with plates from the first authorities and most selected specimens, engraved principally by Mr. Heath. London: G. Kearsley, 16 vols., 1800-1826.
Page: plate 115
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin 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 12.0 h x 19.6 w cm sheet 12.8 h x 21.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2012
Accession No: NGA 2012.1435
Subject: Australia, Animal: Kangaroo
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2012.