S. T. GILL, Bush mailman. Enlarge 1 /1


Periton, Devonshire, England 1818 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1880

print after

  • Australia from 1839

Bush mailman. 1865
Collection Title: Gill, S.T. 'The Australian Sketchbook'. Melbourne: Hamel & Ferguson, 1865.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple stones Support: white wove paper subsequently mounted on thin white card
Manufacturer's Mark: presence of manufacturer's mark undetermined due to secondary support.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown
Place Published: Melbourne: Hamel & Ferguson

Primary Insc: No inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 17.7 h x 25.0 w cm printed image and text 19.5 h x 25.0 w cm sheet 23.5 h x 30.3 w cm backing board 34.0 h x 38.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.100.12
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne, April 1975.