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James ROSS

Abedeen, Scotland 1786 – Carrington, Tasmania, Australia 1838


  • Australia from 1822

The Hobart Town almanack 1830 Description: half leather binding with marble paper spine and panel decoration, pages missing

Collection Title: The Hobart Town almanack for the year 1830. With embellishments. Hobart: James Ross, 1830.
Page: title-page
Place made: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, letterpress; engravings Support: thin off-white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: book (closed) 12.4 h x 8.6 w x 2.2 d cm book (open) 12.4 h x 15.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.715
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from John McPhee, Sydney, 2009.