BARLOWSydenham EDWARDS, The Green Parrot of Botany Bay. Enlarge 1 /1


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Sydenham EDWARDS

Usk, Wales 1768 /1769 – England 1819

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The Green Parrot of Botany Bay. 1 March 1797
Collection Title: A genuine and universal system of natural history. London : Printed for the Proprietor by Lewis and Co., [1794-1807?]
Page: 1797
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: thin smooth cream 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: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 19.2 h x 13.0 w cm sheet 20.6 h x 13.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1797.1 | impression
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.4154
Subject: Australia, Animal: Bird
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2013.