ARTIST UNKNOWN, Prospect of Perth, Western Australia Enlarge 1 /1


Prospect of Perth, Western Australia [Prospect of Perth] c.1852 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, paper; watercolour painting in watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: titled lower right within image in brown watercolour, 'Prospect of Perth / W.A.'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 29.6 h x 38.6 w cm sheet 29.6 h x 38.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Wordsworth Collection, purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.993
Subject: Collection: The Wordsworth collection of Western Australian colonial art, acquired 2010. Australia, Art period: Colonial, Western Australia
  • At auction, '19th & 20th century Australian & International painting, sculpture & works on paper', Melbourne: Deutscher-Menzies, 10 August 1998, lot 42.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Marie Louise Wordsworth, Perth, October 2010.