Robert RUSSELL, Melbourne sketches, wharves and steam tugs Enlarge 1 /1


London, England 1808 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1900

  • Australia from 1833, England 1856-60

Melbourne sketches, wharves and steam tugs 1854 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in brush and brown ink Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed. Titled and dated, lower centre below image 'Melbourne Sketches, Wharves and Steam Tugs - 1854'
Dimensions: image 16.4 h x 30.6 w cm sheet 28.0 h x 38.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.602
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Peter Arnold Antiquarian Booksellers, Melbourne, 2005.