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William DUKE

Ireland 1814 – Australia 1853

  • Australia from 1840

R.V. HOOD

England 1802 – Hobart, Tasmainia, Australia 1888

printer, lithographic

  • Australia from 1833

R.V. HOOD

England 1802 – Hobart, Tasmainia, Australia 1888

publisher

  • Australia from 1833

The cutting in 1848
Collection Title: Duke, William. 'South Sea whale fishery, a set of four lithographs'. Hobart: R.V. Hood, 1848.
Page: no.4
Place made: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from two stones Support: smooth white laid paper, subsequently lined with Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: 1st state, print run unknown; 2nd state, print run unknown

Edition Notes: 1st state, titled in centre with 'Printed & Published' lower left and 'by R.V. Hood. Hobart Town.' lower right. 2nd state, titled in centre over 'Printed and Published by R.V.Hood Hobart Town V D L Sept 1848' and 'W. Duke. Pinxt' lower left and 'Drawn on stone by W. Duke' lower right. In both states the image is printed in black ink, with addition of a cream tint stone.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image 26.4 h x 43.0 w cm printed image and text 27.2 h x 43.0 w cm sheet 31.8 h x 51.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.164.4
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Tasmania
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Warwick Oakman Antiques, Hobart, 2010.