Julian ASHTONGeorge ASHTONTHE AUSTRALASIAN SKETCHER, The selector at work. Enlarge 1 /1


Alderstone, England 1851 – Bondi, New South Wales, Australia 1942

print after

  • France 1869
  • Australia from 1878


Cornwall, England 1857 – England early 20th century 1908 /1912

print after

  • working Australia 1879-93


commenced 1873 – 1889

publisher (organisation)

The selector at work. 1882
Collection Title: The Australasian Sketcher with pen and pencil. Melbourne : Printed and published by H. George, 1873-1889
Page: 15 July 1882
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper wood-engraving, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 45.5 h x 31.8 w cm sheet 58.2 h x 41.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.656
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Newspaper supplement
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Spencer Scott Sandilands, Melbourne, February 1986.