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Molluscs and zoophytes
(Mollusques et zoophytes: Molluscs and zoophytes )
1824
plate 61 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 with hand colouring
Measurements
31.6 × 24.2 cm (plate) 36.8 × 27.7 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Inscription
printed in ink above image u.r.: 61 .
printed in ink (in image): (numbers 1-6, 6a, 6b, 6c, 6d, 6e .)
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 . / 1. BEROE Macrostomus N . 2 . MEDUSA Panopyra N . 3. SALPA Vivipara N . 4 . JANTHINA Penicephala N . 5 . HYALÆA Australis N . / 6 . PORPITA Gigantea N . vue en dessus : En dessous 6.a (a in superscript above . ) : Disque intérieur en dessus 6.b (b in superscript above . ) : Parti grossie 6.c (c in superscript above . ) Disque vû par dessous 6.d (d in superscript above . ) : Parti grossie 6.e (e in superscript above . )
Accession Number
2010.96.62
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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