Great Britain 1708 – 1786

And fashion here hath play'd her wildest pranks, In dressing Plato, Solander, and Banks. 1773
Collection Title: Bobbin, Tim (Collier, John). 'Human passions delineated in above 120 figures, droll, satyrical, and humourous'. Manchester, England: John Heywood, 1773.
Page: plate 20
Place made: Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: cream paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 11.3 h x 19.2 w cm plate-mark 11.8 h x 19.2 w cm sheet 20.6 h x 26.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.1495
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Caricature Australia, Art period: Pre-European settlement, to 1778 Satire: Australia by English
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Spencer Scott Sandilands, Melbourne, 1986.