View of an arched rock on the coast of New Zealand with a place of retreat on the top of it.
: Maclehose, James. 'The picture of Sydney: and strangers' guide in New South Wales, for 1839'. Sydney: J. Maclehose, 1839. Page
: opposite page 164
Materials & Technique
prints, illustrated books, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support
: thin wove paper Edition State
: published state Impression
: undesignated impression as issued Edition
: print run unknown
Edition Notes: This seems to be an impression of the engraving published in 'The Gentleman's Magazine', London January 1773. Acknowledgement
: Purchased 2009 Accession No
: NGA 2009.1108.44 Subject
: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales
- Brown Library, sold by H.A. Evans & Son, Melbourne, 1966 [Davidson].
- Collection of Rodney Davidson, his bookplate on front pastedown.
- The Davidson collection, second sale, Mel;bourne: Australian Book Auctions, 27 February 2006, lot 300.
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Hordern House, Sydney, 2009.