George BAXTERHarden S MELVILLEGeorge BAXTER, Australia. News from home Enlarge 1 /1

George BAXTER

Lewes, England 1804 – Sydenham, England 1867

engraver

Harden S MELVILLE

London, England 1824 – 1894

after

  • Australia 1842-1846 England from 1847

George BAXTER

Lewes, England 1804 – Sydenham, England 1867

publisher

Australia. News from home 1853 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio; relief wood-engraving and etching, printed in colour (Baxter print), from multiple plates Support: cream wove paper mounted on thin cream card
Place Published: London: Baxter

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated. Blindstamp backing board l.c., "(crown above shield)/ G.BAXTER/ PATENTEE/ GT. BRITAIN/ FRANCE/ BELGIUM/ GERMANY/ &c/ (within shield) AUSTRALIA./ NEWS FROM HOME".
Dimensions: printed image 11.0 h x 14.8 w cm sheet 11.0 h x 14.8 w cm backing sheet 20.4 h x 21.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Lewis(1910),195
Acknowledgement: The Oscar Paul Collection, Gift of Henriette von Dallwitz and of Richard Paul in honour of his father 1965.
Accession No: NGA 65.143.7