Joseph LYCETT, Scene up the River Huon. Van Diemen's Land. Enlarge 1 /1


Staffordshire, England 1775 – Birmingham, England 1828

  • Australia 1814-22

Scene up the River Huon. Van Diemen's Land. 1825
Collection Title: Views in Australia or New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land Delineated. London: J. Souter, 1825
Page: no.36.
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper etching, aquatint and roulette, 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

Edition Notes: The finished watercolour, produced as a guide to the engraver, is in the collection of the National Gallery of Australia, accession number 2010.324, purchased 2010.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 28.0 h x 17.7 w cm plate-mark 33.2 h x 23.6 w cm sheet 36.0 h x 25.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Founding Donor's Fund 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.125.38
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book Australia, Art period: Colonial, Tasmania
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Timothy and Anne McCormick Antiquarian Booksellers, Sydney 1984.