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Prussia 1822 – 1876

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  • Australia 1849-59


Great Britain

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  • active Australia 1852-59

High fern trees, Alsophila Australis from 40 to 50 ft high. Dandenong Ranges 20 miles Et from Melbourne. 1855-59
Collection Title: Australian Terra Cognita: Vegetation of Victoria
Page: plate 41
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, engraving, aquatint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: chine colle on wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: image 16.8 h x 21.8 w cm plate-mark 21.0 h x 28.0 w cm sheet 36.0 h x 27.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Major General T.F. Cape, in loving memory of his wife Elizabeth Rabett 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.531
  • Mrs Cape.
  • By descent to, Major General T.F. Cape.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Major General T.F. Cape, Canberra, February 1995.