Walter George MASON

Middlesex, England 1820 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1866

  • Australia from 1852

A view of Botany Bay, Cook's River from Norwood on the Parramatta railway. 1857
Collection Title: The Australian Picture pleasure book, illustrating the scenery, architecture historical events, natural history, public characters, Etc., of Australia. Engraved, selected, and arranged by Walter G. Mason.
Page: page 23
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, 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 impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 13.7 h x 29.7 w cm sheet 26.1 h x 34.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1874.1
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Peter Arnold Antiquarian Booksellers, Melbourne, 1987