Julian ASHTON, cover for |  The Bookfellow, 29th April 1899. Enlarge 1 /2
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Alderstone, England 1851 – Bondi, New South Wales, Australia 1942

  • France 1869
  • Australia from 1878

cover for | The Bookfellow, 29th April 1899. 1899
Collection Title: The Bookfellow, 29th April 1899. Sydney: Bulletin Newspaper Co. Ltd, 1899
Title Notes: A journal of 48 pp
Page: Cover
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper engraving, printed in red ink, from one block Support: medium cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image 16.4 h x 11.2 w cm book (closed) 17.6 h x 11.2 w cm book (open) 17.6 h x 22.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.59.18
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • With the artist at his death in 1942.
  • By descent to Richard Ashton, the artist's son.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Richard Ashton, Sydney, April 1977.