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Temnadenia violacea
painted 1769; printed 1984
plate 348 from Banks’ Florilegium, part XVI: Brazil

Medium
colour engraving and etching (à la poupée)
Measurements
30.5 × 45.7 cm (plate) 55.6 × 72.4 cm (sheet)
Edition
ed. 26/100
Printing/Publishing
printed by Gordon Robertson and Edward Egerton-Williams, London, published by Alecto Historical Editions, London in association with The British Museum (Natural History)
Inscription
embossed and inscribed in pencil l.l.: BANKS’ FLORILEGIUM / PLATE No. 348 EDITION No. 26/100
embossed and inscribed in pencil l.r.: GR (in an oval) (dragon rampant) AHE (monogram) BM (banksia flower) (NH) ©1984
printed in ink (on mount) l.l.: S. Parkinson pinx. 1769
printed in ink (on mount) l.c.: PLATE 348 / TEMNADENIA VIOLACEA (Vellozo) Miers / Echites pubescens / Rio de Janeiro, Brazil / 13 November-7 December 1768
printed in ink (on mount) l.r.: C. White sculps.
Accession Number
2013.416.348
Departments
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

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