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Augustus EARLE

Middlesex, England 1793 – 1838

print after

  • Australia and New Zealand 1825-28


England 1791 – 1861


Explanation of a view of Hobart Town, exhibiting at the Panorama, Strand. 1831 Description: Bound book containing 12 pages | folding frontispiece engraved after drawing by Augustus Earle

Collection Title: Burford, Robert. 'Description of a view of Hobart Town, Van Diemens Land, and the surrounding country, now exhibiting at the Panorama, Strand'. London: Printed by Nichols & Sons, 1831
Page: frontispiece
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, 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.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 29.2 h x 39.4 w cm book (closed) 22.8 h x 14.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John McPhee, 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.1060
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Collection of Ted Greg.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from John McPhee, Sydney, 2009.