Joseph LYCETT, Hobart Town, Van Dieman's Land from Blufhead Enlarge 1 /1


Staffordshire, England 1775 – Birmingham, England 1828

  • Australia 1814-22

Hobart Town, Van Dieman's Land from Blufhead [Distant view of Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land, from Blufhead.] 1824
Collection Title: Views in Australia or New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land Delineated. London: J. Souter, 1824
Page: no.27.
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: 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: inscribed verso in black pencil, 'Angus Robertson'.
Dimensions: printed image 20.3 h x 28.0 w cm sheet 28.1 h x 37.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of A.L. Rosenthal in memory of his mother 1971.
Accession No: NGA 71.58
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Tasmania
  • Purchased from bookseller and publisher Angus [&] Robertson [see inscription verso].
  • Bequest to the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.], from Aubrey Lewis Rosenthal, Wahroonga, NSW, May 1971.