Staffordshire, England 1775 – Birmingham, England 1828

  • Australia 1814-22

Distant view of Sydney, from the light house of South Head, New South Wales. 1 April 1825
Collection Title: Views in Australia or New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land Delineated. London: J. Souter, 1824
Page: no.3.
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, ink; paper aquatint and etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: thick wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: edition of 250

Dimensions: image 17.7 h x 27.9 w cm plate-mark 23.4 h x 33.1 w cm sheet 25.6 h x 36.0 w cm
Accession No: NGA 84.125.4
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Timothy and Anne McCormick Antiquarian Booksellers, Sydney 1984.