Arthur BARTHOLOMEWFrederick SCHOENFELDJulius HAMEL, Zoology of Victoria (fishes) and (reptiles). Enlarge 1 /1


England 1834 – Australia 1909

print after

  • Australia from 1852


Switzerland 1810 – Australia 1868


  • Australia from 1858

Julius HAMEL

Hamburg, Germany 1812 /1832 – St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1894

printer, lithographic

  • Australia from 12 November 1852 (Great Britain)

Zoology of Victoria (fishes) and (reptiles). 1878
Collection Title: McCoy, Frederick. 'Natural history of Victoria. Prodromus of the zoology of Victoria ... .'. Melbourne: J.Ferres, government printer;1885-90
Page: plates
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple stones Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower right in black pencil, '[illegible]'.
Dimensions: printed image (a) 20.4 h x 11.0 w cm printed image (b) 20.9 h x 11.5 w cm printed image (c) 21.8 h x 12.8 w cm printed image (d) 22.0 h x 12.6 w cm printed image (overall) 50.1 h x 28.8 w cm sheet 60.6 h x 42.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.733
Subject: Fish Australia, Animal: Fish
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Spencer Scott-Sandilands, Melbourne, June 1988.