S. T. GILL, Diggers on way to Bendigo. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • Australia from 1839

Diggers on way to Bendigo. 1854
Collection Title: The diggers and diggings of Victoria as they were in 1852. Melbourne: James J. Blundell & Co., 1855-56.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 12.2 h x 20.6 w cm sheet 14.2 h x 23.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.633
Subject: Australia, Gold rush to industry, 1851-1901
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Spencer Scott Sandilands, Melbourne, February 1986.