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Wombats (Phascolonus wombat. N.), King Island, Bass Strait

Wombats (Phascolonus wombat. N.), King Island, Bass Strait
(Wombat de l'ile King, dans le détroit de Bass)
plate 58 in the Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes (Voyage of Discovery to the Southern Lands) atlas. Arthus Bertrand, Paris, 1824, 2nd edition

hand-coloured engraving and etching
24.2 × 31.8 cm (plate) 27.6 × 37.0 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
printed in ink above image u.r.: 58 .
Printed in ink below image l.l.-l.r.: C.A. Lesneur del. J.Milbert direx. Chaubard sculpsit.
printed in ink below image l.c.: NOUVELLE-HOLLANDE : Île King . LE WOMBAT . (Phascolonus wombat. N.)
Accession Number
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