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Details of the New Hollande cassowary, Kangaroo Island
(Détails du casoars de la Nouvelle-Hollande)
1824
plate 67 in the Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes (Voyage of Discovery to the Southern Lands) atlas. Arthus Bertrand, Paris, 1824, 2nd edition

Medium
engraving
Measurements
24.4 × 31.9 cm (plate) 27.9 × 37.3 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Inscription
printed in ink above image u.r.: 67 .
printed in ink (in image) u.c.: 1.
printed in ink (in image) l.l.: 2.
printed in ink (in image) l.c.l.: 3 .
printed in ink (in image) l.c.: 4 .
printed in ink (in image) l.c.r.: 6.
printed in ink (in image) l.r.: 5.
printed in ink below image: C.A. Lesneur del. J.Milbert direx. F.res (res in superscript above . ) Lambert sculp. / NOUVELLE-HOLLANDE : ÎLE DES KANGUROOS . / Détails du Casoar de la Nouvelle Hollande . (Voyez la Planche 66. ) / 1. Bec 1/2 grandeur Naturelle . 2 . Une Plume du dos grandeur N.elle (elle in superscript above .) 3. Extrémité de l'aile armée de son piquant 1/9 g.r (r in superscript above . ) N.elle (elle in superscript above . ) 4. Une Jeune plume de Croupion . / 5 . Une Plume parfaite du Croupion 2/3 de g.r (r in superscript above . ) N.elle (elle in superscript above . ) 6. Plume du dos d'un très-Jeune Casoar g.r (r in superscript above . ) N.elle (elle in superscript above . )
Accession Number
2010.96.68
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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