Fanny Anne CHARSLEY, The wild flowers around Melbourne. Enlarge 1 /4
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Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England 1828 – Hove, Sussex, England 1915

  • working Australia 1857-67

The wild flowers around Melbourne. 1867 Description: Folio, uncoloured lithograph title page and thirteen handcoloured lithograph plates | original green cloth cover, endpapers renewed, upper cover titled in gilt, all edges gilt.

Collection Title: Charsley, Fanny Anne. 'The Wild Flowers around Melbourne'. London: Day & Son, 1867.
Page: collection record
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper lithographs, printed in black ink, each from one stone; hand-coloured Support: thick off-white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: book (closed) 38.0 h x 28.5 w x 1.7 d cm book (open) 38.0 h x 56.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.37.1-14
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book Australia, Art period: Colonial, Victoria Australia, Plants
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Hordern House Rare Books, Sydney, 2006.