James WALLISWalter PRESTONRUDOLPH ACKERMANN, Corrobborree or dance of the natives of New South Wales. New Holland. Enlarge 1 /1

James WALLIS

Cork, Ireland 1785 – Gloucestershire, England 1858

print after

  • Australia 1814-19

Walter PRESTON

England 1777 – Unknown, possibly Australia 1819 /0

engraver

  • Australia 1812-19

RUDOLPH ACKERMANN

publisher (organisation)

Corrobborree or dance of the natives of New South Wales. New Holland. between 1817 and1819
Collection Title: Wallis, James. An historical account of the colony of New South Wales and its dependent settlements. London: R. Ackermann, 1821.
Page: plate 6
Place made: Newcastle London, New South Wales Greater London, Australia United Kingdom, England
Creation Notes: 1821, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image 38.0 h x 56.6 w cm plate-mark 44.5 h x 60.4 w cm sheet 47.9 h x 62.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.515.6
Subject: Aboriginal Australians Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales
Provenance:
  • 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 591.