LEFT: Printmaking Sisters presenting the Animalia Collection to Elspeth Pitt, at the National Gallery of Australia.


If you wish to view the Animalia folio, contact the Collection Study Room Co-ordinator, Rose Montebello.

Relevant details about opening hours and bookings are available on the NGA website here: http://nga.gov.au/Visiting/CSR.cfm

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The 2015  Animalia Poster, featuring every entry in the Animalia International Exchange is now on

The posters are beautifully printed on good quality paper and measure 50cm wide X 80 cm high

Proceeds of sales are pledged to World Animal Protection to assist them in their wonderful work caring for animals in need.


Courtney N Googe 'Chambered Nautilus'

Marg McArdell 'Waiting For...'

146 Jean Aitken  Australia

‘Turtle’ Drypoint, intaglio with hand colouring I began drawing turtles for my grandson and became interested in the variety of marine turtles living in Australian waters. The migrate long distances to their feeding and nesting grounds and are under threat from hunting, pollution and changes to their habitat (i.e. coral reefs, mangrove swamps and beaches)