Summary

Unnumbered watercolour & pencil illustration of a Tiger Snake, Notechis scutatus, from Prahran, Melbourne, by Arthur Bartholomew, published as Plate 3 in The Prodromus of the Zoology of Victoria by Frederick McCoy.

This illustration forms part of the much larger Prodromus Collection. Many of the original illustrations in the collection informed the production of the two volume work 'The Prodromus of the Zoology of Victoria', Museum Victoria's first major publication commencing in 1878.

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Tiger Snake, Notechis scutatus, by Arthur Bartholomew. Original unnumbered illustration, pencil, watercolour and ink on paper, 15cm x 26cm, for Plate 3 in The Prodromus of the Zoology of Victoria by Frederick McCoy.

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