Robert M. WESTMACOTTW. SPREATW. SPREAT'S ESTABLISHMENT, Monument to Monsieur de la Perouse, and his Companions. Erected at Botany Bay. Enlarge 1 /1

Robert WESTMACOTT

Great Britain 1801 – Twickenham, England 1870

print after

  • Australia from 1831-46 Australia 1851

W. SPREAT

lithographer

W. SPREAT'S ESTABLISHMENT

Exeter, England commenced 1841 – 1848

printer, lithographic (organisation)

Monument to Monsieur de la Perouse, and his Companions. Erected at Botany Bay. 1848
Collection Title: Westmacott, R.M. 'Sketches in Australia from drawings by Captn. R.M. Westmacott.'. Exter, England: W. Spreat, 1848
Page: set no.3, plate 14
Place made: Exeter, Devon, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; hand-coloured Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right, '55D'. Inscribed verso of backing board upper left in black pencil, 'No.638. / Lithograph in Sepia / 1848 / '(British Pound) 5-5-0'.
Dimensions: printed image 15.8 h x 21.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1959
Accession No: NGA 59.247
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from an unidentified vendor, January 1959.