James WALLISWalter PRESTON, A view of Dawe's Battery at the entrance of Sydney Cove. New South Wales. Enlarge 1 /1

James WALLIS

Cork, Ireland 1785 – Gloucestershire, England 1858

print after

  • Australia 1814-19

Walter PRESTON

England 1777 – Unknown, possibly Australia 1819 /0

engraver

  • Australia 1812-19

A view of Dawe's Battery at the entrance of Sydney Cove. New South Wales. between 1817 and 1819
Collection Title: Wallis, James. An historical account of the colony of New South Wales and its dependent settlements. London: R. Ackermann, 1821.
Page: plate 12
Place made: Newcastle London, New South Wales Greater London, Australia United Kingdom, England
Creation Notes: 1821, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown
Place Published: London, R. Ackermann

Dimensions: printed image 13.7 h x 21.6 w cm printed image and text 14.0 h x 21.9 w cm plate-mark 23.4 h x 34.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.2144
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, 1986.