Description: T.L. Busby. Koalo. Plate from Perry, George, fl. 1810-1811. Arcana, or, The Museum of natural history : containing the most recent discovered objects embellished with coloured plates ... combining a general survey of nature. This 1810s engraving was the first or one of the first illustrations of Koalas published in Europe.
Credit: http://www.nla.gov.au/apps/cdview?pi=nla.aus-vn1545543-1x. Published in: George Perry (fl.1810–1811), Arcana, or, The Museum of Natural History: Containing the Most Recent Discovered Objects Embellished with Coloured Plates. Printed by George Smeeton for James Stratford, London, 1811.
Author: Cruikshanks (unidentified), book by George Perry
Usage Terms: Public domain
License: Public domain
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