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George French ANGAS

Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England 1822 – London, England 1886

  • working Australia 1844-45, 1850-63


commenced 1851 – 1854

publisher (organisation)

Six views of the Gold Field of Ophir, at Summerhill and Lewis's Ponds Creeks
drawn from nature and on stone, by George French Angas.
1851 Description: a book of six lithographs

Collection Title: Angas, George French. 'Six Views of the gold Fields of Ophir, at Summerhill and Lewis' Pond Creeks'. Sydney: Woolcott & Clarke, 1851
Page: collection record
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, Illustrated books, ink; paper lithographs, printed in black and buff inks, each from two stones; letterpress text Support: paper
Edition State: Published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: book (closed) 32.0 h x 41.0 w x 41.0 d cm book (open) 32.0 h x 81.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.516.1-6
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales Australia, Gold rush to industry, 1851-1901
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia from, The library of Sir Rupert Clarke, Bt. together with other properties, Melbourne: Peter Arnold [auction], 21-22 June 2005, lot 5.