C1862

Benevolent Asylum North Melbourne

 Finely engraved view of the Benevolent Asylum, North Melbourne

$A 65

S/N: VILL-VM-0216–232821
(C051)
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Full Title:

Benevolent Asylum North Melbourne

Date:

C1862

Artist:

Unknown

Engraver:

Arthur Willmore 
(1814 – 
1888)

Condition:

In good condition.

Technique:

Hand coloured engraving.

Image Size: 

155mm 
x 112mm

Paper Size: 

277mm 
x 207mm
AUTHENTICITY
Benevolent Asylum North Melbourne - Antique Print from 1862

Genuine antique
dated:

1862

Description:

 Finely engraved view of the Benevolent Asylum, North Melbourne

Biography:

Arthur Willmore (1814–1888)

Wilmore was born at Birmingham on 6 June 1814, brother of James Tibbitts Willmore, by whom he was trained. He became an engraver, excelling chiefly in landscape work. He was extensively employed and executed many plates for the ‘Art Journal’ from pictures by Collins, Cooke, Creswick, Rubens, Stanfield, Turner, Van Dyck, and others. His most important work was ‘The Return of the Lifeboat,’ after E. Duncan, engraved for the Art Union, 1878. Willmore frequently exhibited at the Royal Academy between 1858 and 1885.

He died on 3 Nov. 1888.

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