Ludwig BECKER, Donati's Comet as seen at Melbourne, on October 11th, 1858. Enlarge 1 /1

Ludwig BECKER

Darmstadt, Germany 1808 – Bulloo, Queensland, Australia 1861

print after

  • Australia from 1851

Donati's Comet as seen at Melbourne, on October 11th, 1858. 1859
Collection Title: Transactions of the Philosophical Institute of Victoria. Melbourne: Mason & Firth, 1860
Page: facing page 9
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from two stones Support: white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image 11.2 h x 18.8 w cm sheet 13.4 h x 21.5 w cm
Accession No: NGA 2011.1472.15
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Peter Arnold Antiquarian Booksellers, Melbourne, 2011