Livingston HOPKINS

Bellefontaine, United States of America 1846 – Mosman, New South Wales, Australia 1927

  • Australia from 1883

Old Sydney, Cumberland Street, Argyle Cut. 1886 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: stiff cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: presentation proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'To Mr Cameron [?] / With Regards / L. Hopkins'. not dated. titled lower right on image in black pencil, 'Old Sydney / Cumberland St [illeg] Argyle Cut.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 25.8 h x 16.4 w cm plate-mark 30.0 h x 19.9 w cm sheet 32.2 h x 22.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2004
Accession No: NGA 2005.702
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, 2005.