Augustus EARLEJohn R. SMITH, On the deck of the British ship Buffalo Enlarge 1 /1

Augustus EARLE

Middlesex, England 1793 – 1838

print after

  • Australia and New Zealand 1825-28

John SMITH

London, England 1775 – New York, New York, United States of America 1849

engraver

  • United States of America by April 1809

On the deck of the British ship Buffalo 1818, after Place made: United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: wove paper
Edition State: published state?
Impression: proof
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: plate-mark 22.8 h x 27.6 w cm sheet 23.6 h x 34.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.105.61
Subject: Ship, Shipping
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Raymond Spiller, relative of Augustus Earle, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1978.