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Alderstone, England 1851 – Bondi, New South Wales, Australia 1942

  • France 1869
  • Australia from 1878

Old house, Trinity Lane. [Old house, Trinity Lane, Miller's Point, Sydney; Lower Fort Street, The Rocks, Sydney.] 1893 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in dark brown ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: working state
Impression: working proof

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'J.R.Ashton'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lower Fort St.'
Dimensions: printed border line 27.2 h x 17.6 w cm plate-mark 30.3 h x 20.0 w cm sheet (irregular) 37.0 h x 25.4 w cm backing sheet 38.8 h x 27.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2003
Accession No: NGA 2003.472
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, 2003.