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The Porcupine Ant-Eater (Echidna)

The Porcupine Ant-Eater (Echidna)
plate 109 from The Naturalist's Miscellany, or Coloured Figures of Natural Objects Drawn and Described Immediately from Nature by George Shaw, published by Nodder & Co., London, vol. 3, 1792

hand-coloured etching
9.9 × 19.7 cm (image) 10.4 × 19.7 cm (plate) 13.8 × 23.0 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
printed in ink (in image) u.r.: 109
printed in ink l.c.: London, Published July 1st (st in superscript over . ) 1792. by F. P. Nodder & Co (o in superscript over . ) / No (o in superscript over . ) / 15 Brewer St.
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Yvonne Pettengell Bequest, 2015
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display