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Barrier Reef Trepang or Béche-de-Mer by William Saville-Kent

Barrier Reef Trepang or Béche-de-Mer by William Saville-Kent

ABOUT THIS COLLECTION  

This collection presents some of the images made by William Saville-Kent for his pioneering book “The Great Barrier Reef of Australia: Its Products and Potentialities” (1893). The original is housed in Harvard University’s Museum of Comparative Zoology. The book contains 48 black and white photographs, and 16 sumptuous color lithographs based on original watercolors of fish, corals, sponges, anemones and more, 12 of which are included in our collection.

 

COLLECTION DETAILS

  • Series title: The Great Barrier Reef of Australia
  • Series size: 12 artworks
  • Edition: Limited edition of 1000
  • Proof of Ownership: Certification on the Ethereum blockchain under the ERC1155 protocol. Each artwork is delivered privately and directly to collectors as non-fungible tokens (NFTs) that