Henry Gilbert JONESSIMMONS PRESSTHE FINE ART SOCIETY, MELBOURNE, Old Government Offices from Batman's Hill. Enlarge 1 /1

Henry Gilbert JONES

Swansea, Wales 1804 – Eltham, Victoria, Australia 1888

  • Australia from 1840


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

printer, intaglio (organisation)


publisher (organisation)

Old Government Offices from Batman's Hill. 1841-45
Collection Title: Jones, Henry Gilbert. 'Early Melbourne 1841- 1845'. Melbourne: Fine Art Society Gallery, 1934.
Page: no.11
Place made: Brunswick (East), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: 1934, printed
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: cream wove apepr
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: plate-mark 6.2 h x 15.4 w cm sheet 25.2 h x 33.1 w
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1300.11
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Derek McDonnell Rare Books, Sydney, September 1984;
  • From the catalogue, 'List three: Australian and the Pacific', Sydney: Derek McDonnell Rare Books, April 1984, cat. no., 54.