Walter George MASON

Middlesex, England 1820 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1866


  • Australia from 1852


Periton, Devonshire, England 1818 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1880

print after

  • Australia from 1839

The grand match for the championship of the Australian colonies and two thousand pounds. 1857 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper wood-engraving, printed in colour inks, from two blocks (black image and buff tint) Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image 34.0 h x 42.4 w cm sheet 41.6 h x 46.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.518
Subject: Australia, Sport: Horse racing
  • 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.