George French ANGAS

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

  • working Australia 1844-45, 1850-63


printer, lithographic

  • active Australia 1845-61


commenced 1851 – 1854

publisher (organisation)

Forest Creek. Mount Alexander. From Adelaide Hill. 1852 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from three stones Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: Inscribed lower left corner of sheet in black pencil, '[two illegible words] from her brother George'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: image 23.4 h x 35.6 w cm sheet 32.0 h x 51.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.510
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Victoria
  • Sarah Angas by descent.
  • Alan William Piper (b.1944)
  • 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 4 (2 works).