John Skinner PROUT

Plymouth, Devon, England 1805 – Camden Town, London, England 1876

  • Australia 1840-48


England 1809 – 1846

printer, lithographic

  • working Australia 1842 - 45

Hobart Town from the government paddock. 1844
Collection Title: Prout, John Skinner. Tasmania Illustrated. Hobart Town, 1844
Page: plate 11
Place made: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from two stones; additional hand-colouring in watercolour Support: wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown
Place Published: Hobart: T Bluett

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 26.6 h x 42.6 w cm image 25.8 h x 41.8 w cm sheet 36.1 h x 49.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.641
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Tasmania
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Spencer Scott Sandilands, Melbourne, February 1986.