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John LATHAM

1740 – 1837

artist

John LATHAM

1740 – 1837

engraver

[Banksian cockatoo and descriptive text] 1787
Collection Title: Latham, John. Supplement to the General synopsis of birds. London: Printed for Leigh & Sotheby, 1787.
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; letterpress text Support: 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: sheet (each) 24.4 h x 19.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2012
Accession No: NGA 2012.1473.1-2
Subject: Australia, Animal: Bird
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2012.