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Black Swan of Cape Diemen 1810
Collection Title: Pelham, Cavendish. 'The world; or, The present state of the universe: being a general and complete collection of modern voyages and travels... embellished with upwards of one hundred and thirty beautiful engravings'. London : printed by W. Stratford, for J. Stratford, 1810
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate 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: printed image 14.5 h x 20.0 w cm plate-mark 18.0 h x 13.2 w cm sheet 21.0 h x 26.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.4155
Subject: Australia, Animal: Bird, Black swan
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2013.