England 1770 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1819

print after

  • Australia from 1800

1. Aged native of Otaheite. 2. New Hollander 1827
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]
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: cream 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 16.0 h x 9.0 w cm plate-mark 20.2 h x 12.6 w cm sheet 22.1 h x 14.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Josepf Lebovic Gallery
Accession No: NGA 86.665
Subject: Aboriginal Australians
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, February 1986.