John Skinner PROUTThomas BLUETTJ. RAE, The tombs, Garden Island Enlarge 1 /1

John Skinner PROUT

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

  • Australia 1840-48

Thomas BLUETT

England 1809 – 1846

printer, lithographic

  • working Australia 1842 - 45

J. RAE

1813 – 1900

printer, letterpress

  • Australia from 1838

The tombs, Garden Island 1844
Collection Title: Sydney Illustrated. Sydney and Hobart, 1842- 1844
Page: title page vignette
Place made: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 19.6 h x 14.8 w cm sheet 37.4 h x 27.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.1058.1
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Tasmania
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, December 2005.