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France 1759 – 1800


1748 – 1831

(Detail of lyrebird tail). 1802
Collection Title: Audebert, Jean-Baptiste and Vieillot, Louis Jean-Pierre. 'Histoire naturelle et générale des grimpereaux et des oiseaux de paradis'. Paris: Desray, 1800-1802 [2 volumes].
Page: plate 15
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 46.1 h x 30.0 w cm sheet 46.1 h x 32.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.621
Subject: Australia, Animal: Bird, Lyrebird
  • Purchased from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, 11 February 1986.