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Molluscs and zoophytes
(Mollusques et zoophytes: Molluscs and zoophytes )
1824
plate 60 in the Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes (Voyage of Discovery to the Southern Lands) atlas. Arthus Bertrand, Paris, 1824, 2nd edition

Medium
colour engraving and stipple engraving hand coloured with gouache
Measurements
31.5 × 24.3 cm (plate) 36.6 × 27.3 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Inscription
printed in ink above image u.r.: 60 .
Printed in ink (in image): (numbers 1-6, 1a-4a, 4b, 5a, 6a.)
printed in ink below image l.l.-l.r.: C.A. Lesneur del. J.Milbert direx. F.res (res in superscript above . ) Lambert sculp.
printed in ink below image l.c.: MOLLUSQUES ET ZOOPHYTES .
printed in ink below image l.l.: 1 . PYROSOMA Atlanticum . N . / 2 . CUVIERIA Carisochroma . N . / 3 . SALPA Cyanogaster . N .
printed in ink below image l.c.l.: 1.a (a in superscript above . ) Coupe longitudinale du PYROSOMA. / 2.a (a in superscript above . ) CUVIERIA Vue en dessus . / 3.a (a in superscript above . ) SALPA Antheliophora . N .
printed in ink below image l.c.r.: 4. SPIRULEA Prototypos . N . / 5 . LOLIGO Cardioptera . N . / 6 . VELELLA Scaphidia .N . (dessus)
printed in ink below image l.r.: 4.a (a in superscript above . ) Coupe du test . 4 .b (b in superscript above . ) Portion grossie . / 5. CALMAR Cardioptère . N . / 6.a (a in superscript above . ) VELELLA Scaphidia . N . (dessous .)
Accession Number
2010.96.61
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Joe White Bequest, 2010
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Gallery location
Not on display

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