Edward LEAR

London, England 1812 – San Remo, Italy 1888

Trichoglossus Matoni. Maton's Parakeet. 1832
Collection Title: Lear, Edward. Illustrations of the family of Psittacidae, or parrots: the greater part of them species hitherto unfigured, containing forty-two lithographic plates, drawn from life, and on stone. London: E. Lear, 1832
Page: plate 35
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; hand-coloured Support: off-white paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: edition of 175

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 27.0 h x 21.8 w cm sheet (sight) 49.4 h x 32.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.651
Subject: Australia, Animal: Bird
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2013.