Periton, Devonshire, England 1818 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1880

  • Australia from 1839


commenced 1856 /1868 – 1868

printer, lithographic (organisation)



The chase 1858
Collection Title: Gill, S.T. 'Kangaroo Hunting', Sydney: Alan & Wigley, 1858.
Page: no.2
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from two stones (black image and text, buff tint) Support: paper subsequently laid down on thin cardboard
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image 30.4 h x 48.8 w cm printed image and text 33.4 h x 48.8 w cm sheet 37.4 h x 53.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.365.2
Subject: Australia, Animal: Kangaroo Australia, Sport: Kangaroo hunting Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales
  • F.G. Coles (bookplate in presentation box).
  • F.G. Coles sale, Melbourne: Renard/Joel, 1965, lot 547.
  • Rodney Davidson, Melbourne (bookplate in presentation box)
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia from, The Davidson collection, Melbourne: Australian Book Auctions, 25 July 2007, lot 527.