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  • active Australia 1817

The master of an english whaler shewing the irons in which Capt Porter caused him to work when at the Island of Nooaheevah 1817
Collection Title: Shillibeer, John. A narrative of the Briton's voyage to Pitcairn's Island by Lieut. J. Shillibeer, R.M. Taunton, England, 1817
Page: facing page 72
Place made: Taunton, Devon, England
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image 15.4 h x 10.2 w cm plate mark 17.4 h x 11.5 w cm sheet 22.0 h x 13.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.804.10
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book Whale, Whaling
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Hordern House Rare Books, Sydney, 2006.