Frederick SCHELLUNIDENTIFIED AUSTRALIAN WOOD-ENGRAVERAndrew GARRAN, Melbourne from the Yarra Enlarge 1 /1

Frederick SCHELL

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America 1838 – New York, United States of America 1900

print after

  • Australia from 1886-1889



  • active Australia 1880s


London, England 1828 – Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia 1901


  • Australia from 1851

Melbourne from the Yarra 1886
Collection Title: Garran, Andrew. 'Picturesque Atlas of Australasia'. Sydney : Picturesque Atlas Publishing Co, 1886-1888.
Page: vol. 1, facing page 215
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper wood-engraving, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thick off-white paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 17.8 h x 28.0 w cm printed image (2) 28.0 h x 38.8 w cm sheet 33.4 h x 42.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Peter Arnold Antiquarian Booksellers, Melbourne, 1984.