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William NICHOLAS

England 1807 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1854

artist

  • Australia from 1836

William BAKER

Dublin, Ireland 1806 – Mt Vincent, New South Wales, Australia 1857

printer, lithographic

  • Australia from 1835

The night auctioneer 1847
Collection Title: Baker, William. 'Heads of the people : an illustrated journal of literature, whims, and oddities'. Sydney: W. Baker, 1847-1848.
Page: no.4, 8 May 1847, facing page 33
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper pen-lithograph, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 19.8 h x 14.3 w cm page 27.6 h x 21.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.925.8
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Peter Arnold Antiquarian Booksellers, Melbourne, 2006.