Alexander KENNEDY SMITHA. J. STOPPS, Plan of the reclamation and cultivation of Batman's swamp. Enlarge 1 /1


Cauldmill, Scotland 1824 – Studley Park, Australia 1881

  • Australia from 1854


Devon, England 1833 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1931


  • Australia from early 1850s

Plan of the reclamation and cultivation of Batman's swamp. 1859
Collection Title: Transactions of the Philosophical Institute of Victoria, from Januray to December, 1858, inclusive Vol.3. Melbourne: Mason & Firth, 1858.
Page: facing page 10
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; hand-coloured Support: white wove 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 19.2 h x 37.6 w cm sheet 21.4 h x 42.4 w cm
Accession No: NGA 2011.1466.2
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book Australia, Art period: Colonial, Victoria
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Peter Arnold Antiquarian Booksellers, Melbourne, 2011