William STRUTTThomas HAMThomas HAM, Gold diggings of Victoria. Preparing to start. Enlarge 1 /1

William STRUTT

Teignmouth, Devonshire, England 1825 – Wadhurst, England 1915

print after

  • France 1838-48
  • Australia 1850-55
  • New Zealand 1855-56
  • Australia 1856-62

Thomas HAM

England 1821 – Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 1870

engraver

  • Australia from 1842

Thomas HAM

England 1821 – Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 1870

publisher

  • Australia from 1842

Gold diggings of Victoria. Preparing to start. 1851 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line-engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image 10.4 h x 19.8 w cm plate-mark 11.7 h x 19.8 w cm sheet (folded in half) 26.0 h x 20.4 w cm sheet 26.0 h x 40.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.604
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Illustrated letter paper
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the Joshua McClelland Print Room, Melbourne, 1986.