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John LATHAM

1740 – 1837

artist

John LATHAM

1740 – 1837

etcher

Red crowned parrot. 30 May 1801
Collection Title: Latham, John. 'Supplement II, to the General synopsis of birds'. London: Printed for Leigh, Sotheby & Son, 1801.
Page: plate 140, facing page 369
Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin smooth cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: centre left, '[crown design]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: edition of 250

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Printed oval rubber-stamp verso upper centre in purple ink, 'AMERICAN MUSEUM / CENTRAL PARK, / NEW YORK / OF NATURAL HISTORY.'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.0 h x 13.1 w cm sheet 23.8 h x 18.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.4144
Subject: Australia, Animal: Bird
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2013.