View of Captain Piper’s Naval Villa at Eliza Point near Sydney, New South Wales (a view of Henrietta Villa, Point Piper)
etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; hand-coloured
17.7 x 27.6 cm
$1,800.00 including GST
[ from Views in Australia or New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land Delineated. London: J. Souter, 1824, Page: no.6.] Illustrated Joseph Lycett Convict Artist John McPhee editor HHT, NLA and SLNSW 2006 as plate 132, page 250, The World Upside Down, , NLA, Australian Timeless Gardens, Angas and Robertson p13, Australian Pastoral, The Making of a White Landscape, p62 Converting the wilderness: the art of gardening in colonial Australia. s.l., s.n., 1979. Smith, Bernard. Place, taste and tradition: a study of Australian art since 1788. Sydney, Ure Smith Pty. Ltd., 1945, p48, Harris, Max and Forbes, Alison. The land that waited. Melbourne, Lansdowne Press, 1967. Copies held Rex Nan Kivell Collection. NLA. NGA, SLNSW A rare print by this convict artist, presented in an inlayed Georgian frame.
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