W.C. FITLERUNIDENTIFIED WOOD-ENGRAVER, Bourke St, Melbourne Enlarge 1 /1


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America 1857 – 1915

print after

  • Australia from 1886 for unknown period



  • working Australia 1880s

Bourke St, 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, 'Bourke St/ Melbourne'. signed printed, lower left within image, in black ink, 'WC Fitlower right. not dated.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 21.5 h x 16.7 w cm sheet 30.6 h x 24.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.822
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Australian Book Auctions, Gallery sale, Melbourne, 4-5 June 2006, lot 807.