John LEWINJames BASIRE, Tufted tailed or Mountain Kangaroo. Enlarge 1 /1


England 1770 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1819

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  • Australia from 1800


England 1796 – 1869


Tufted tailed or Mountain Kangaroo. 1825
Collection Title: Griffith, Edward [et al.]. The animal kingdom arranged in conformity with its organisation, by the Baron Cuvier ... with additional descriptions. London : George Whittaker, 1827-1835 [15 vols]
Page: opposite page 49
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: 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: plate-mark 12.2 h x 15.2 w cm sheet 13.8 h x 22.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased From Gallery admission 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.610
Subject: Australia, Animal: Kangaroo
  • Purchased from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, 11 February 1986.