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England 1807 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1854


  • Australia from 1836

Heads of the people 1847 Description: quarto, pp.198, lithographed title and frontispiece, lithographed plate of music and 41 other lithographed or engraved plates | recent unlettered half green roan

Collection Title: Baker, William. 'Heads of the people : an illustrated journal of literature, whims, and oddities'. Sydney: W. Baker, 1847-1848.
Page: vol.1. collection record
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, lithographs, printed in black ink; letterpress text Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression, as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: book (closed) 28.3 h x 22.7 w cm book (open) 28.3 h x 45.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.925.1-43
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Peter Arnold Antiquarian Booksellers, Melbourne, 2006.