Victor PROUTHelena SCOTTThomas RICHARDSTHE COUNCIL OF EDUCATION, SYDNEY, The Tasmanian tiger. Thylacinus Cynocephalus Enlarge 1 /1

Victor PROUT

England 1835 – Australia 1874

print after

  • Australia from 1866

Helena SCOTT

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1832 – Harris Park, New South Wales, Australia 1910

lithographer

Thomas RICHARDS

Australia

printer, lithographic

  • active Australia 1869-85

THE COUNCIL OF EDUCATION, SYDNEY

publisher (organisation)

The Tasmanian tiger. Thylacinus Cynocephalus 1869
Collection Title: Krefft, Gerard. 'The mammals of Australia ... .'. Sydney: Council of Education, 1871.
Place made: Government Printer, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown
Place Published: Sydney: Council for Education

Edition Notes: From the rare coloured issue.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 31.2 h x 39.0 w cm sheet 35.0 h x 43.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.1831
Subject: Australia, Animal: Thylacine (Tasmanian tiger)
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Masterpiece Fine Art Gallery, Melbourne, August 1986.