Walter PRESTONJames WALLISRudolph ACKERMANRudolph ACKERMAN, Corrobborree or dance of the natives of New South Wales. New Holland. Enlarge 1 /1

Walter PRESTON

England 1777 – Unknown, possibly Australia 1819 /0

engraver

  • Australia 1812-19

James WALLIS

Cork, Ireland 1785 – Gloucestershire, England 1858

print after

  • Australia 1814-19

Rudolph ACKERMAN

Stollberg, Saxony 1764 – Finchley, London, England 1834

printer, intaglio

Rudolph ACKERMAN

Stollberg, Saxony 1764 – Finchley, London, England 1834

publisher

Corrobborree or dance of the natives of New South Wales. New Holland. 1821
Collection Title: Wallis, James. An historical account of the colony of New South Wales and its dependent settlements. London: R. Ackermann, 1821.
Page: plate 6
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: laid paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown
Place Published: London, R. Ackermann

Dimensions: plate-mark 38.0 h x 56.2 w cm sheet 50.2 h x 68.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Miss Pauline Watson 1984.
Accession No: NGA 84.515
Subject: Aboriginal Australians: Corroboree Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Pauline Watson, Canberra, April 1984.