Joseph SWANWilliam Jackson HOOKER, Australian Curtis - Handsome Banksia Enlarge 1 /1

Joseph SWAN

1796 – 1872

engraver

William Jackson HOOKER

1785 – 1865

print after

Australian Curtis - Handsome Banksia 1831 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; hand-coloured in watercolour; letterpress text, printed in black ink, from moveable type Support: thin smooth off-white 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 24.0 h x 19.5 w cm Sheet A Sheet B
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.837.A-B
Subject: Australia, Plants
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2014.