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S. GILL

Periton, Devonshire, England 1818 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1880

print after

  • Australia from 1839

PAUL JERRARD & SON

publisher (organisation)

  • active England 1850s-60s

A concert on a new rush or gold diggins in Australia. c.1865
Collection Title: 'Sketches of Australian life and scenery, complete in 12 plates'. London: Messrs Newbold & Co., c.1865
Page: no.4
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: thick smooth white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in green marker, '13/0100 [underlined and inscribed diagonally]'. Affixed to frame backing upper right rectangular green and white self-adhesive Ansett Wridgways Removals and Storage label. Affixed to frame backing lower left rectangular white self-adhesive label inscribed in pen and black ink, 'H. A CONCERT ON A NEW RUSH / OR / GOLD DIGGINS IN AUSTRALIA'. Affixed to frame backing lower left rectangular green and white self-adhesive Comalco label. Affixed to frame backing lower left rectangular white self-adhesive CRAFS label. Affixed to frame backing lower centre black self-adhesive Jarman the Picture Framer label.
Dimensions: printed image 17.2 h x 25.7 w cm printed image and text 21.0 h x 25.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Rio Tinto Limited 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1777
Subject: Australia, Gold rush to industry, 1851-1901
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Rio Tinto Limited, Melbourne, 2014.