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John LATHAM

1740 – 1837

artist

John LATHAM

1740 – 1837

engraver

Superb Menura 1787
Collection Title: 1821
Page: plate 124, volume 8, facing page 159
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin smooth cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Edition Notes: this is a early or later state, proof ?, no title, plate number or publication line
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Printed oval rubber-stamp verso centre left in purple ink, 'AMERICAN MUSEUM / CENTRAL PARK, / NEW YORK / OF NATURAL HISTORY.'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 13.0 h x 19.4 w cm sheet 18.0 h x 23.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.4145
Subject: Australia, Animal: Bird, Lyrebird
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2013.