William T. SMEDLEYUNIDENTIFIED AUSTRALIAN WOOD-ENGRAVERAndrew GARRAN, Spring street. Enlarge 1 /1

William SMEDLEY

United States of America 1858 – 1920

print after

  • working Australia 1886-87

UNIDENTIFIED AUSTRALIAN WOOD-ENGRAVER

engraver

  • active Australia 1880s

Andrew GARRAN

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

author

  • Australia from 1851

Spring street. 1886
Collection Title: Garran, Andrew. 'Picturesque Atlas of Australasia'. Sydney : Picturesque Atlas Publishing Co, 1886-1888.
Page: page 235
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 25.6 h x 17.6 w cm sheet 48.2 h x 33.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.135.1.8
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Peter Arnold Antiquarian Booksellers, Melbourne, 1984.