Samuel CALVERT, A Christmas scene on the Yarra. Enlarge 1 /1


Brixton, England 1828 – Crowthorne, England 1913


  • working Australia 1848-88, 1894-c.1905

A Christmas scene on the Yarra. [A Christmas scene on the Yarra. - Picnicing in the Survey Paddock.] 27 December 1866
Collection Title: Illustrated Melbourne Post
Page: 27 December 1866, supplement
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper wood-engraving, printed in black ink, from one block Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (sight) 37.0 h x 50.0 w cm sheet (sight) 37.0 h x 50.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.408
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Newspaper supplement
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Bridget McDonnell Gallery, Melbourne, 2007.