John Skinner PROUTThomas BLUETTJ. RAE, Sydney Illustrated. Sydney: Kemp and Fairfax, 1844. Enlarge 1 /3
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John Skinner PROUT

Plymouth, Devon, England 1805 – Camden Town, London, England 1876

  • Australia 1840-48

Thomas BLUETT

England 1809 – 1846

printer

  • working Australia 1842 - 45

J. RAE

1813 – 1900

printer, letterpress

  • Australia from 1838

Sydney Illustrated. Sydney: Kemp and Fairfax, 1844. 1843-44 Description: Folio, 12 lithographs and two lithograph-illustrated title pages printed by T. Bluett with letter press description by J. Rae

Collection Title: Sydney Illustrated, by J.S. Prout. Sydney and Hobart, 1842-44.
Page: collection record
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithographs, printed in colour inks, from two stones; letterpress text Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: book (closed) 38.3 h x 27.7 w cm book (open) 38.3 h x 56.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.1058.1-15
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, December 2005.