England 1777 – Unknown, possibly Australia 1819 /0


  • Australia 1812-19

Richard BROWNE

Ireland 1776 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1824

Print after

  • Australia from 1811

Absalom WEST

England Died after 1814


  • Australia 1798-1814

View of Hunters River near Newcastle, New South Wales. Taken from Prospect Hill. 1812
Collection Title: Views in New South Wales. Sydney: West, 1813
Page: plate 5
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; hand-coloured with watercolour Support: paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: No inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 23.0 h x 38.0 w cm plate-mark 27.6 h x 40.8 w cm sheet 31.4 h x 45.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2004
Accession No: NGA 2005.291.5
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales
  • Private collection, Sydney.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Horden House, Sydney, 2005