George EDWARDSJohann M. SELIGMANN, Der Kleine Meisse Cacatua mit einen gelben Ferderbusch Sulphur crested cockatoo. Enlarge 1 /1

George EDWARDS

1694 – 1773

print after

Johann SELIGMANN

1720 – 1762

printer

Der Kleine Meisse Cacatua mit einen gelben Ferderbusch Sulphur crested cockatoo. 1730 - 1740
Collection Title: Seligmann, Johann Michael. 'Sammlung verschiedener ausländischer und seltener Vögel ... .'. Nuremberg, 1749-76.
Materials & Technique: prints, line engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: medium-weight textured cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, 'GN24064'.
Dimensions: printed image 21.7 h x 18.5 w cm printed image and text 25.8 h x 19.0 w cm plate-mark 26.8 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 39.7 h x 24.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.2101
Subject: Australia, Animal: Bird
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2014.