England 1855 – Australia 1920

  • Australia from 1858

Sam Cosstick, the veteran bowler. c.1880 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from two stones Support: wove paper

Primary Insc: signed printed lower left corner below printed image in black ink,'HJW'. [HJW]. signed printed lower right below printed image in black ink, 'H.J. Woodhouse, lith'. not dated.Titled printed lower centre below printed image in black ink 'SAM COSSTICK / THE VETERAN BOWLER'.
Dimensions: printed image 27.8 h x 18.4 w cm sheet 47.8 h x 30.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.736
Subject: Australia, Sport: Cricket
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Peter Arnold Antiquarian Booksellers, Melbourne, 1988.