The Supreme Court.

Title: The Supreme Court.
Date: C1886
Artist: William Hatherell (1855-1928)
Image Size: 50mm x 70mm (1.97" x 2.76")
Technique: Hand coloured engraving.
Condition: In good condition.
Stock Number: CASS NZ 025 (NIG) (C040)
08972
Price: $A 40
Description:

Scarce engraving of the Supreme Court in Auckland.

Biography:

William Hatherell (1855-1928)

Painter born in London and studied at the R.A. Schools 1877–9. He exhibited at the Royal Academy and Royal Watercolour Society from 1879, showing portraits, genre and illustrations. He worked for Cassell's, who sent him to Australia as one of the main artists for Picturesque Australia, as well as The Graphic and other American magazines.

This view is one of a series made in anticipation of Australia’s centenary.