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New Holland: Bernier Island. Banded hare wallaby
(Nouvelle-Hollande: Île Bernier. Kanguroo à Bandes)
(1807-1816)
plate 27 from A Voyage of Discovery to the Southern Hemisphere... by François Peron and Louis Freycinet. L'Imprimerie Impèriale, Paris, 1807-16

Medium
hand-coloured engraving
Measurements
24.4 × 32.0 cm (plate) 25.1 × 34.3 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Inscription
inscribed in plate above image u.r.: XXVII.
inscribed in plate below image c.l.: C.A. Lesueur del.
inscribed in plate below image l.c.: J. Milbert direx.
inscribed in plate below image l.r.: Choubard sculpsit.
inscribed in plate below image l.r.: Sixieme de grandeur.
inscribed in plate below image l.c.: NOUVELLE-HOLLANDE : Île Bernier. / KANGUROO À BANDES. (Kangurus Fascialus N.) / De l'Imprimerie de Langlois.
Accession Number
2005.346
Departments
Australian Prints / Australian Prints & Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through the NGV Foundation by John Baird, Member, 2005
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display