George French ANGAS

Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England 1822 – London, England 1886

  • working Australia 1844-45, 1850-63


publisher (organisation)

The galop for gold. Dedicated to everybody. [Sheet music cover] [The galop [sic] for gold [sheet music cover]] October 1852 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: wove paper
Edition State: Published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Edition Notes: The work was advertised as being 'in the press' in October 1852. [Sydney Morning Herald (Sydney), 2 October 1852, p.1, col.7.] and 'published this day' on 19 October 1852. [Sydney Morning Herald (Sydney), 19 October 1852, p.1, col.7.]
Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image 29.4 h x 23.1 w cm sheet 33.7 h x 23.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.622
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales Australia, Printed ephemera: Illustrated sheet-music cover Australia, Gold rush to industry, 1851-1901
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, 11 February 1986.