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John Skinner Prout

The Heads of Port Jackson
lithograph, printed in colour, from two stones
signed in plate ‘J S Prout’ lower centre titled below image lower centre
18.3 x 26.6 cm

$1,800.00 including GST

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Provenance:

Provenance: A handwritten note on the reverse states that this work was purchased from Spencer Jackson by Arthur S. Howard in 1962. Arthur S. Howard seems to have been associated with Kozminsky’s Gallery in Melbourne. 

Condition:

The condition is fine. There are two tiny marks but these do not distrac

Literature:

Pl. no. 9 of Sydney Illustrated / by J.S. Prout ; with letter press description by J. Rae., Sydney, 1842-1844, 42 p., [15] leaves of plates (3 folded) : ill., map. 

Comment: t. We have described this print as ‘lithograph, printed in colour, from two stones’ which is the way the National Gallery of Australia has described their copy. The National Library of Australia uses the description ‘tinted lithograph’.

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