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Edward La Trobe BATEMAN

Derbyshire, England 1816 – Rothesay, Scotland 1897

print after

  • working Australia 1952-69


Brixton, England 1828 – Crowthorne, England 1913


  • working Australia 1848-88, 1894-c.1905


printer (organisation)

The catalogue of the Melbourne Public Library for 1861. 1861 Description: bound book, of 582 pages, illustrated with decorations engraved on wood by Samuel Calvert after designs by Edward La Trobe Bateman.

Collection Title: Melbourne Public Library. 'The catalogue of the Melbourne Public Library for 1861'. Melbourne: Printed for the Trustees by Clarson, Shallard & Co., 1861.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, wood-engravings; letterpress text Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: special printing in colour
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: book (closed) 28.4 h x 23.0 w cm book (open) 28.4 h x 46.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John McPhee, 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.876
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from John McPhee, Sydney, 2008.