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Peter POSSUM

Australia

author

Walter George MASON

Middlesex, England 1820 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1866

engraver

  • Australia from 1852

J.R. CLARKE

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

publisher (organisation)

Peter 'Possum's portfolio 1858
Collection Title: Peter 'Possum's portfolio. Sydney, J.R. Clarke, 1858.
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper wood-engravings, each printed in black ink, from one block; letterpress text Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: book closed 22.4 h x 14.8 w x 1.8 d cm book open 22.4 h x 28.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1635
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Cornstalk Bookshop, Sydney, 1989.