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Rugeley, Staffordshire, England 1809 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1849

  • Australia from 1836


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia commenced 1836

printer, lithographic (organisation)

Piper. The native who accompanied Major Mitchell in his expedition to the interior. 1836 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper pen-lithograph, printed in black ink, from one zinc plate Support: white paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 23.2 h x 14.8 w cm sheet 28.6 h x 22.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2004
Accession No: NGA 2005.67
Subject: Aboriginal Australians: Portrait, male Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Hordern House Rare Books, Sydney, 2000.