Livingston HOPKINS, An Australian lagoon. Enlarge 1 /1

Livingston HOPKINS

Bellefontaine, United States of America 1846 – Mosman, New South Wales, Australia 1927

  • Australia from 1883

An Australian lagoon. [Fishermen on the Hawkesbury River.] 1888 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown inkwith light plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: presentation proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed and inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'To Mr Walker / with comps. of L Hopkins'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 26.3 h x 39.2 w cm sheet 33.6 h x 45.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.2230
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Gift to Mr Walker, from the artist.
  • Private collection.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, 1986.