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Albert Charles COOKE

England 1836 – Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1902

print after

  • Australia from 1854




  • active Australia c. 1879

Masthead: Supplement to the Illustrated Australian News. c.1879 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper wood-engraving, printed in black ink, from one block Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: working state
Impression: proof befor reworking of block
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: inscribed centre right above to below image in black pencil, 'Cut off by the pencil marks / and glue on pieces to replace / the wood taken off, bit thats at the / [image] / top be an inch deep/ [line] / wanted this afternoon if possible'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 9.8 h x 22.5 w cm sheet 20.6 h x 29.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1994
Accession No: NGA 94.419
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Newspaper mast head
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Spencer Scott Sandilands, Melbourne, June 1994.