John Skinner PROUT

Plymouth, Devon, England 1805 – Camden Town, London, England 1876

  • Australia 1840-48


England 1809 – 1846

printer, lithographic

  • working Australia 1842 - 45

The female factory from Proctor's Quarry 1844
Collection Title: Prout, John Skinner. Tasmania Illustrated. Hobart Town, 1844
Page: plate 1
Place made: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from two stones (black image, buff tint and text) Support: wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown
Place Published: Hobart: T Bluett

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 27.4 h x 40.8 w cm printed image and text 33.0 h x 45.6 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 56.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.426
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Tasmania
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Spencer Scott Sandilands, Melbourne, March 1987.