London, England 1773
Surrey, England 1858
Maidstone, Kent, England 1767
Lincoln, England 1769
London, England 1852
A deserted Indian village in King George III Sound, New Holland.
Collection Title: Vancouver, George. 'A voyage of discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and around the world...' London: Printed for G.G. and J.Robinson, 1798
Page: facing page 54.
London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin off-white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown
Edition Notes: A French edition of Vancouver's voyage appeared in 1801-02, with this plate titled: 'Village, Abandonne par les naturels du pays, et situe' sur le Sound du Roi George III, dans la Nouvelle-Hollande.'
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed on mount upper right verso on sticker, '531'.
Inscribed on mount lower left verso on sticker, 'KING GEORGE'S SOUND, ALBANY, /W ESTERN AUSTRALIA./ A rare engraving from Vancouver's account/ of his voyage to Australia, published in/ London in 1798. Vancouver also sailed with Captain Cook on his second voyage. / ART CELLARS / 37 BARRACH ST. PERTH WA 6000'.
printed image 15.6 h x 23.2 w cm printed image and text 18.4 h x 23.2 w cm sheet 23.4 h x 27.5 w cm
: The Wordsworth Collection, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, purchased 2010 Accession No
: NGA 2010.1008 Subject
: Collection: The Wordsworth collection of Western Australian colonial art, acquired 2010.
Australia, Art period: Colonial, Western Australia
Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: English
- With Art Cellars, 37 Barrack St Perth WA.
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Marie Louise Wordsworth, Perth, October 2010.