Periton, Devonshire, England 1818 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1880

  • Australia from 1839


publisher (organisation)

Forest Creek, Mount Alexander diggings from the base of Red Hill near Argus office looking towards Castlemaine July 1852. 1853 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: 1853, July
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple stones; additional hand-colouring in watercolour Support: wove paper subsequently mounted on thick 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: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 36.2 h x 61.6 w cm sheet 37.8 h x 63.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.397
Subject: Australia, Gold rush to industry, 1851-1901
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, March 1987.