1720 – 1762



1694 – 1773

print after

Der Grose Schwartze Cacatua Palm cockatoo 1730 - 1740
Collection Title: Seligmann, Johann Michael. 'Sammlung verschiedener ausländischer und seltener Vögel ... .'. Nuremberg, 1749-76.
Place made: Nuremberg, Bavaria, Mittelfranken, Germany
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, 'GN24065'.
Dimensions: printed image 22.9 h x 17.0 w cm printed image and text 25.6 h x 19.3 w cm plate-mark 26.8 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 39.7 h x 24.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.2102
Subject: Australia, Animal: Bird
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2014.