George BAXTERGeorge BAXTERHarden S MELVILLE, Australia. News from home. Enlarge 1 /1

George BAXTER

Lewes, England 1804 – Sydenham, England 1867

printer, intaglio

George BAXTER

1829 – 1860

publisher

Harden S MELVILLE

London, England 1824 – 1894

print after

  • Australia 1842-1846 England from 1847

Australia. News from home. 1853 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, wood-engraving (Baxter print) printed in colour inks Support: cream wove paper mounted on thin cream cardboard
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown
Place Published: London: Baxter

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image 11.0 h x 14.9 w cm sheet 11.0 h x 14.9 w cm backing sheet 18.2 h x 21.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Oscar Paul Collection, Gift of Henriette von Dallwitz and of Richard Paul in honour of his father 1965.
Accession No: NGA 65.143.9
Provenance:
  • The Oscar Paul Collection.
  • Bequest to the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from Mrs Henriette von Dallwitz legatee of Richard Paul after reinbursement to estate, to fulfill Richard Paul's intentions to honour his father, May 1965.