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  1.  
    COURTS OS
    AUCKLAND 1886
    Title:
    The Supreme Court.
    Date:
    C1886
    Artist:
    William Hatherell (1855-1928)
    Image Size:
    50mm x 70mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    N/A
    Stock Number:
    CASS NZ 025 (C040)
    Description:

    Scarce engraving of the Supreme Court in Auckland.

  2.  
    COURTS OS
    TRIALS
    Title:
    Trials of the Windsor Election in the Townhall, Windsor
    Date:
    C1869
    Artist:
    Artist Unknown
    Image Size:
    225mm x 235mm
    Technique:
    Original engraving
    Stock Number:
    LEGAL OS 1869 I 1078 ()
  3.  
    COVENT GARDEN
    1756 (1820)
    Title:
    Rich's Triumphant Entry
    Date:
    C1756 (1820)
    Artist:
    William Hogarth (1697-1794)
    Image Size:
    170mm x 310mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Copper engraving.
    Stock Number:
    HOGA 135 (LF25)
    Description:

    Satire on John Rich and his new theatre in Covent Garden with a procession moving from left to right across the east end of the market square and entering the colonnade leading to the theatre. John Gay is carried on a porter's back preceded by a crowd, one of whom cries "Gay for ever". He is followed by Rich, as Harlequin, driving an open carriage drawn by six satyrs, with Columbine and a spotted dog (a disguise adopted by Rich as Harlequin in "Perseus and Andromeda", 1730). Two authors bow obsequiously to Rich, another wheels a barrow of plays towards the theatre, bootblacks also bow, but in the lower right-hand corner, Alexander Pope defecates on sheets from the Beggar's Opera (the great triumph of Rich and Gay). Actors in costume, some identified in the verses below, follow the carriage, and a cart containing properties including "A Box of Thunder and Lightening", brings up the rear. Beyond the main procession is a large crowd of admirers and a closed carriage

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  4.  
    DANCE
    1896
    Title:
    An Old English Custom: Dancing Round the Maypole on the Village Green
    Date:
    C1896
    Artist:
    Robert Macbeth
    Image Size:
    305mm x 533mm
    Condition:
    In good condition, with centre fold as issued.
    Technique:
    Hand coloured engraving.
    Stock Number:
    TG DANCE 960502532 (DRW02)
    Description:

    This superb engraving is from the original edition of The Graphic, a British newspaper which began in 1869 until 1932. Started by William Luson to compete against the established Illustrated London News, it employed some of the best artists and was an immediate success. The Graphic's influence within the art world was immense, its many admirers included Vincent Van Gogh.

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  5.  
    DENTISTRY
    1828
    Title:
    The Tooth Ache.
    Date:
    C1828
    Artist:
    Edward Bristowe (1787-1876)
    Image Size:
    210mm x 182mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Lithograph with original handcolouring.
    Stock Number:
    PRO 1828 BRIS 02 (C120)
    Description:

    Rare lithograph in full original hand colouring, of early Victorian anthropomorphism depicting a monkey as a chemist-dentist, as a tooth-drawer. The apothecaries act of 1815 legislated the distinction between physicians, apothecaries and chemists who previously all practised dentistry.

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  6.  
    DIVING
    1884
    Title:
    Pearl Fishing in Torres Straits.
    Date:
    C1884
    Artist:
    James Waltham Curtis (1839-1901)
    Image Size:
    340mm x 230mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    N/A
    Stock Number:
    ISN DIV 841025 017 (B010)
    Description:
    Rare colonial engraving of Australian pearling showing numerous helmeted divers and pearl luggers at work.|


    Titles of inset view;

    Rendezvous of boats on patch.
    Divers gathering Shells
    A Novel Defence
    An Unwelcome Visitor

    From the original edition of the Illustrated Sydney News.

     

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  7.  
    DYEING
    1749
    Title:
    Fabrique du L'Indigo
    Date:
    C1749
    Artist:
    Artist unknown
    Image Size:
    195mm x 140mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original copper engraving
    Stock Number:
    HGDV15 025 DYE ()
    Description:
    1.La Trempoire. 2.La Batterie. 3.Le Diablotin ou Reposoir. 4.Plantes d'Indigo. 5.Negres qui portent l'Indigo dans la Trempoire. 6.Caissons a Secher l'Indigo. 7.Negres qui portent l'Indigo. 8.Indigo qui egoutte. 9.Cierge epineux. 10.Commandeur. 11.Bois de Trompette.
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  8.  
    DYEING
    1778
    Title:
    The Indigo Manufactory.
    Date:
    C1778
    Artist:
    Unknown
    Image Size:
    293mm x 170mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Copper engraving hand coloured
    Stock Number:
    NCSGM 035 DYE (DRW 002)
    Description:

    Scene showing the processes of dyeing fabric the colour of Indigo.

    • 1. Vat.
    • 2. Pounding Tub.
    • 3. Receiver.
    • 4. The water filtrating from the Indigo.
    • 5. Indigo Plants.
    • 6. Indians carrying dye in sacks.
    • 7. Drying Cases.
    • 8. Indians carrying Indigo to the Drying Cases.

    From Charles Theodore Middleton's A Complete System of Geography.

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  9.  
    FIRE FIGHTERS
    1881
    Title:
    The Melbourne Fire Brigade.
    Date:
    C1881
    Artist:
    George Rossi Ashton (1857-1942)
    Image Size:
    320mm x 230mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Hand coloured engraving.
    Stock Number:
    AS AA 810409120 (B010)
    Description:

    Fabulous colonial engraving of Melbourne fire fighters, from the original edition of the Australasian Sketcher.

  10.  
    FIREMAN
    1882
    Title:
    Demonstration by New South Wales and Victorian Fire Brigades, at Sydney.
    Date:
    C1882
    Artist:
    Unknown
    Image Size:
    235mm x 220mm
    Condition:
    In good condition
    Technique:
    Hand coloured engraving.
    Stock Number:
    ISN NS 821125 001 (C011)
    Description:

    Rare engraving of colonial fireman.

    Contemporary account of the march;

    'One of the principal features of the recent fire brigade gathering in Sydney was the imposing torch-light procession on the evening of the 8th of November, in
    which about 2000 firemen, many from Victoria, took part. The crowd was enormous, but good order was preserved, no accident being reported. The procession
    was headed by Mr. Torning, as marshal. The procession, starting from the Haymarket, passed down George Street, round Circular Quay, up Macquarie Street, through King Street, and up Pitt Street, back to the starting point, the thoroughfares being filled with multitudes of excited spectators.'

    From the original edition of The Illustrated Sydney News.

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  11.  
    GLASS
    1878
    Title:
    Australian Glass Company's Works, Richmond.
    Date:
    C1878
    Artist:
    Arthur Collingridge de Tourcey (1853-1907)
    Image Size:
    87mm x 150mm
    Condition:
    In good condition
    Technique:
    Hand coloured engraving.
    Stock Number:
    ISN VM 780810009 (C046)
    Description:

    Rare engraved view of the Australian Glass Company's Works, Type Street, Richmond. It opened its manufacturing on Tuesday 2nd April, 1878. They manufactured mainly household glass ware.

    From the original edition of the Illustrated Sydney News.

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  12.  
    GLASSBLOWING
    1891
    Title:
    Phillips's Crystal Glass by Webb.
    Date:
    C1891
    Artist:
    Unknown
    Image Size:
    360mm x 247mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original copper engraving
    Stock Number:
    ILN GLASS 910530 (DRW03)
    Description:

    Advertisement, Phillips's Crystal Glass by Webb.

  13.  
    GLASSBLOWING
    1893
    Title:
    GLASMALEREI.
    Date:
    C1893
    Artist:
    Joseph Meyers (1796-1856)
    Image Size:
    195mm x 260mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original copper engraving
    Stock Number:
    GLASS 1893 MEYE 01 (DRW03)
    Description:

    "Glass Painting"

  14.  
    GLASSBLOWING
    1895
    Title:
    GLASKUNSTINDUSTRIE I.
    Date:
    C1895
    Artist:
    Joseph Meyers (1796-1856)
    Image Size:
    203mm x 267mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original copper engraving
    Stock Number:
    GLASS 1895 MEYE 01 (DRW03)
    Description:

    "Glass Art Industrie"

  15.  
    HAY JOHN
    1897
    Title:
    "U.S.A."
    Date:
    C1879
    Artist:
    Spy Leslie Ward
    Image Size:
    340mm x 215mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original colour lithograph.
    Stock Number:
    VF 1897 062497 (DRW07)
    Description:

    United States Ambassador John Hay June 24th 1879

  16.  
    HOROLOGY
    1805
    Title:
    Dial Work and Striking Part of an Eight Day's Clock
    Date:
    C1805
    Artist:
    Artist unknown.
    Image Size:
    250mm x 200mm
    Technique:
    Original copper engraving
    Stock Number:
    HORO 12 ()
  17.  
    HOROLOGY
    1805
    Title:
    French Escapements
    Date:
    C1805
    Engraver:
    H. Anderson
    Image Size:
    250mm x 200mm
    Technique:
    Original copper engraving
    Stock Number:
    HORO 34 ()
  18.  
    HOROLOGY
    1805
    Title:
    Repeating and Alarum Watches
    Date:
    C1805
    Artist:
    B.L.Vulliamy
    Engraver:
    H.Anderson
    Image Size:
    250mm x 200mm
    Stock Number:
    HORO 46 ()
  19.  
    HUBERT HERKOMER
    1884
    Title:
    Painter, Sculptor, Blacksmith & Co
    Date:
    C1884
    Artist:
    Spy Leslie Ward
    Image Size:
    318mm x 188mm
    Technique:
    Original colour lithograph.
    Stock Number:
    VF 1884 260184 ()
    Description:

    Hubert Herkomer

  20.  
    HUMOUR

    Title:
    A Change For The Better
    Date:
    C1868
    Artist:
    Artist Unknown
    Image Size:
    250mm x 180mm
    Condition:
    In good condition
    Technique:
    Original engraving
    Stock Number:
    POLI 03 ()
  21.  
    LEGAL
    1876
    Title:
    Local Court, Adelaide.
    Date:
    C1876
    Artist:
    Unknown.
    Image Size:
    108mm x 163mm
    Condition:
    In good condition
    Technique:
    Hand coloured engraving.
    Stock Number:
    HARC SA 014 (C057)
    Description:

    This image was produced to satisfy the ongoing interest in Australia by the British in England and in her colonies. It helped promote emigration by showing the benefits and progress of development.

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  22.  
    LEGAL
    1886
    Title:
    Courthouse and Post Office, Grafton.
    Date:
    C1886
    Artist:
    Julian Rossi Ashton (1851-1942)
    Image Size:
    100mm x 150mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Hand coloured engraving.
    Stock Number:
    PAA 1114A NC (B002)
  23.  
    LEGAL
    1887
    Title:
    Court House, Jericho
    Date:
    C1887
    Artist:
    William Hatherwell (1855-1928)
    Image Size:
    60mm x 85mm
    Condition:
    In good condition
    Technique:
    Hand coloured engraving.
    Stock Number:
    CASS 4075 QC (C037)
    Description:

    Scarce colonial engraving of the first court house at Jericho.

  24.  
    LEGAL-COURTS
    YASS 1887
    Title:
    The Court-House, Yass
    Date:
    C1887
    Artist:
    William Hatherell (1855-1928)
    Engraver:
    R. Jones
    Image Size:
    60mm x 90mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    N/A
    Stock Number:
    CASS 2198 NC (B003)
    Description:
    Scarce miniature engraved view of Yass court house.
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