Peter MAZELLJohn STOCKDALE, Pacific parrakeet Enlarge 1 /1


Ireland 1759 /1763 – England 1797



Caldbeck,Cumberland, England 1750 – 1814


Pacific parrakeet 17 July 1789
Collection Title: Phillip, Arthur. 'The voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay ... .'. London: John Stockdale, 1789
Page: plate 21, page 155
Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, 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
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper right above plate-mark in black pencil, '57 [erased]'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 26.0 h x 19.0 w cm sheet 18.2 h x 20.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2012
Accession No: NGA 2012.1464
Subject: Australia, Animal: Bird
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2012.