Frederick Robert NIXON, The plains from Glen Osmond Mine, Adelaide. Enlarge 1 /1

Frederick Robert NIXON

England 1817 – Mauritius 1860

  • working Australia 1838-48

The plains from Glen Osmond Mine, Adelaide. 1845
Collection Title: Nixon, F.R. 'Twelve views in Adelaide and its vicinity, South Australia'. Adelaide: South Australian Press,1845.
Page: page [11.]
Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown, 93 subscribers names printed on back wrapper

Dimensions: printed image 13.0 h x 21.6 w cm plate-mark 17.8 h x 24.8 w cm page 27.8 h x 25.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.51.11
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book Australia, Art period: Colonial, South Australia
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Hordern House Rare Books, Sydney, 2006.