Robert DIGHTONCarington BOWLES, A fleet of transports under convoy. [small plate] Enlarge 1 /1


London, Greater London, England 1752 – 1814

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Carington BOWLES

London, Greater London, England 1724 – 1793


A fleet of transports under convoy. [small plate] published 2 January 1782 Materials & Technique: prints, etching and mezzotint, printed in black ink, from one plate; hand-coloured Support: thin smooth brown wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 2nd state of 2, published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '[illegible] / P45930'.
Dimensions: printed image 13.9 h x 11.3 w cm plate-mark 15.0 h x 11.4 w cm sheet 16.3 h x 12.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1757
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Douglas Stewart Fine Books, Melbourne, 2014.