Thomas L. MITCHELLJohn CARMICHAEL, Chart of the Zodiac, including the stars of the 4th magnitude, between the Parallels of 24°½ declination North & South. Enlarge 1 /1

Thomas MITCHELL

Scotland 1792 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1855

print after

  • Australia from 1827

John CARMICHAEL

Edinburgh, Scotland 1803 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1857

engraver

  • Australia from 1825

Chart of the Zodiac, including the stars of the 4th magnitude, between the Parallels of 24°½ declination North & South. c.1831 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: No inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (a) 16.1 h x 59.8 w cm printed image (b) 16.1 h x 59.8 w cm plate-mark 40.0 h x 60.8 w cm sheet 41.1 h x 64.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.457
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Peter Arnold Antiquarian Booksellers, Melbourne, 2004.