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Great Britain 1750 – 1810

Non commission officers embarking for Botany Bay. 1786 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; hand-coloured Support: medium-weight cream paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
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 lower left in black pencil, '15645'. Inscribed verso lower right,'16 x 21'. Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '570FT'. Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, ' G.6990 / J Bogne but attrib. as gillany by grego'.
Dimensions: image 36.6 h x 52.5 w cm sheet 41.6 h x 56.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.924
Subject: Australia, Art period: Pre-European settlement, to 1778 Australia, Art period: Colonial, Caricature Satire: Australia by English
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Hordern House Rare Books, Sydney, October 2010.