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William HEATH

England 1795 – 1840

  • Scotland 1825-26

Flourishing state of the Swan River thing [recto] The wickedness of London. Royal museum [verso] 1830
Collection Title: Heath, William. 'The looking glass ... '. London: Thomas McLean, 1830.
Page: vol. 1, no. 5, 1 May 1830
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'Australia'. inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, 'Henry Heath / 1/May/1830'.
Dimensions: printed image (recto) 33.6 h x 24.9 w cm printed image (verso) 33.6 h x 24.2 w cm sheet 34.0 h x 25.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.114AB
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Western Australia Australia, Art period: Colonial, Caricature Satire: Australia by English
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.