William NICHOLASWilliam BAKERCristina Asquith BAKER, The sportsman. Enlarge 1 /1


England 1807 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1854

  • Australia from 1836

William BAKER

Dublin, Ireland 1806 – Mt Vincent, New South Wales, Australia 1857

printer, lithographic

  • Australia from 1835

Cristina Asquith BAKER

London, England 1868 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1960


  • Australia from 1870
  • England 1903-05, 1912-14

The sportsman. 1847
Collection Title: Baker, William. 'Heads of the people : an illustrated journal of literature, whims, and oddities'. Sydney: W. Baker, 1847-1848.
Page: no.6, 22 May 1847, page 48
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper pen-lithograph, printed in black ink, from one zinc plate Support: thin cream soft wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown
Place Published: Sydney: William Baker

Dimensions: printed image 18.6 h x 22.4 w cm sheet 21.0 h x 27.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1650
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, October 1987.