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Philydrum lanuginosum
drawn 1770; painted 1773; printed 1984
plate 328 from Banks’ Florilegium, part XV: Australia

colour engraving and etching (à la poupée)
ed. 26/100
printed by Michael Linfield and Edward Egerton-Williams, London; published by Alecto Historical Editions, London in association with The British Museum (Natural History)
embossed and inscribed in pencil l.l.: BANKS’ FLORILEGIUM / PLATE No. 328 EDITION No. 26/100
embossed and inscribed in pencil l.r.: ML (in an oval) (dragon rampant) AHE (monogram) BM (banksia flower) (NH) ©1984
printed in ink (on mount) l.l.: S. Parkinson del.1770 / J. F. Miiller pinx. 1773
printed in ink (on mount) l.c.: PLATE 328 / PHILYDRUM LANUGINOSUM Gaertner / Philydrum lanuginosum / Endeavour River, Australia / 17 June-4 August 1770
printed in ink (on mount) l.r.: G. Smith sculps.
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Rio Tinto Limited through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program, 2013
Gallery location
Not on display