John CARMICHAELArthur HILL, Sydney from the Parramatta Road. Enlarge 1 /1


Edinburgh, Scotland 1803 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1857

  • Australia from 1825

Arthur HILL

printer, intaglio

  • Active Australia 1826 - 1834

Sydney from the Parramatta Road. 1829
Collection Title: Carmichael, John. 'Select views of Sydney, New South Wales. Drawn and engraved by John Carmichael'. Sydney: the artist, 1829.
Page: plate 6
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no maufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscrptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscrptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscrptions.
Dimensions: printed image 16.7 h x 22.6 w cm sheet 21.0 h x 27.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.328.7
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book Architecture
  • Kenneth Webster Collection (stamp on back endpaper).
  • Maggs Brothers, London.
  • Sir Thomas Ramsay (blindstamp).
  • Ramsay sale, Christie's Australia, March 1977, lot 1298.
  • Private collection 1977-1996.
  • Purchased by Rodney Davidson through New Century Antiquarian Books, Melbourne, 1996.
  • Rodney Davidson Collection, 1996-2006.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from The Davidson collection, second sale, Melbourne: Australian Book Auctions, 27 February 2006, lot 299.