William BAKER

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

printer, intaglio

  • Australia from 1835

On the death of General Wolfe 1847
Collection Title: Baker, William. 'Heads of the people : an illustrated journal of literature, whims, and oddities'. Sydney: W. Baker, 1847-1848.
Page: 1847, facing page 196
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression, as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 18.8 h x 21.6 w cm plate-mark 22.8 h x 27.6 w page 21.0 h x 27.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.925.43
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Peter Arnold Antiquarian Booksellers, Melbourne, 2006.