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St Helena 1810 – Paddington, New South Wales, Australia 1861

print after

  • Australia from April 1824 (Hibernia)

The Australian gold fields - No. 1. Mr. E.H. Hargreaves, the Australian gold discoverer. c.1855 Place made: Staffordshire, Stoke-on-Trent, England
Materials & Technique: prints, wood-engraving, printed in dark blue ink, from one block Support: thin smooth cream 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 upper left to upper right in black pencil, '[illegible] 16681 SC'.
Dimensions: printed image 18.5 h x 15.5 w cm sheet 22.6 h x 16.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2016
Accession No: NGA 2016.381
Subject: Australia, Gold rush to industry, 1851-1901
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from New Century Antiquarian Books, Melbourne, 2016.