George HAMILTONE.C. MAY, The bushman. Enlarge 1 /1


Herefordshire, England 1812 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1883

print after

  • Australia from 1839


Australia 1848 /1852 – 1920


The bushman. c.1889
Collection Title: May, E.C. [Scenes in the life of an Australian bushman and goldfield life, 10 tined lithographs after sketches by S.T. Gill and George Hamilton. Adelaide: [E.C. May, c.1890]
Page: no. [1]
Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper transfer-lithograph, printed in black and buff ink, from two stones Support: paper

Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 15.1 h x 20.8 w cm sheet 20.4 h x 27.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.517.3
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, South Australia
  • 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 164.