George French ANGASWOOLCOTT & CLARKE, Ophir diggings Enlarge 1 /1

George French ANGAS

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

  • working Australia 1844-45, 1850-63


commenced 1851 – 1854

publisher (organisation)

Ophir diggings [Encampment of gold diggers.] 1851
Collection Title: Angas, George French. 'Six Views of the gold Fields of Ophir, at Summerhill and Lewis' Pond Creeks'. Sydney: Woolcott & Clarke, 1851
Page: plate no.2.
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, Illustrated books, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black and buff inks, from two stones Support: paper
Edition State: Published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image 24.2 h x 33.8 w cm sheet 31.4 h x 40.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.516.2
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.