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Staffordshire, England 1775 – Birmingham, England 1828

  • Australia 1814-22

Scene up the River Huon. Van Diemen's Land. between 1822 and 1824 Place made: Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour and body colour over black pencil Support: paper

Edition Notes: The finished watercolour, produced as a guide to the engraver. see National Gallery of Australia, 84.125.38
Dimensions: sheet (sight) 27.0 h x 17.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.324
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Tasmania
  • Sotheby & Co., London, 9 July 1962, lot 237.
  • Collection of A.J.M. Carter, Adelaide.
  • The Leasefin Sale of Australian Pictures, Melbourne: Christies, 28 July 1991, lot 6, as 'Scene on the River Huon, Van Diemen's Land, (illustrated), sold for $26,400.
  • Private collection, Tasmania.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from a private collector, Tasmania, June 2010.