Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America 1857 – 1915

print after

  • Australia from 1886 for unknown period



  • working Australia 1880s

Government office, Melbourne 1886-88 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper wood-engraving, printed in black ink, from one block Support: off white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated artist's proof
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: Titled upper left verso, in black pencil, 'Government office/ Melbourne'. signed printed, lower right in black ink, 'WC FITLER'. signed printed, lower right edge, in relief, '[illeg. Sc]'. not dated.
Dimensions: printed image 15.3 h x 17.6 w cm sheet 24.0 h x 31.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.814
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Australian Book Auctions, Gallery sale, Melbourne, 4-5 June 2006, lot 807.