John Skinner PROUT, Longford and Part of Norfolk Plains VDL Enlarge 1 /1

John Skinner PROUT

Plymouth, Devon, England 1805 – Camden Town, London, England 1876

  • Australia 1840-48

Longford and Part of Norfolk Plains VDL 1844
Collection Title: Tasmania illustrated. Vol 1, Part 2
Page: plate 14
Place made: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: off-white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right below image, in black pencil, 'This gives no manner of idea of the beautiful / mountain range in the background, called generally / the Western Tier'.
Dimensions: image 25.4 h x 39.2 w cm printed image and text 28.0 h x 39.2 w cm sheet (sight) 37.0 h x 53.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.493
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Joshua McClelland Print Room, Melbourne, 2006.