C1877

hurricane-at-the-lacepede-islands-w-a-wc

Artist:

WC

Dramatic colonial scene of ship wrecks on the Lacepede Islands off the coast of the Dampier Peninsula north west W.A. From the original edition of the Illustrated Sydney News.

$A 195

In stock

S/N: ISN-WC-770526012B–350412
(C056)
Free Shipping

Within Australia

All orders ship free
within Australia

Rest of the World

Orders over A$300
ship free worldwide

See Shipping page for Terms & Conditions

Details

Full Title:

hurricane-at-the-lacepede-islands-w-a-wc

Date:

C1877

Artist:

WC

Condition:

In good condition.

Technique:

Hand coloured engraving.

Image Size: 

224mm 
x 160mm
AUTHENTICITY
hurricane-at-the-lacepede-islands-w-a-wc - Antique View from 1877

Genuine antique
dated:

1877

Description:

Dramatic colonial scene of ship wrecks on the Lacepede Islands off the coast of the Dampier Peninsula north west W.A.

From the original edition of the Illustrated Sydney News.

Artist:

James Waltham Curtis (1839-1901)
Painter, illustrator and photographic colourist. A regular exhibitor at the Black and White exhibitions, Victorian Academy of Arts, in the 1880s. painter, illustrator and photographic colourist, was born in Devonshire. He had worked on the London Graphic and Sketcher before coming to Victoria, probably with the gold rush. In Melbourne he worked first as a colourist for Johnstone, O’Shannessy and Co., then as an illustrator on the Illustrated Australian News succeeding O.R. Campbell.

He often signed his works with the monogram J.W. C.

Choose currency

Exchange rates are only indicative. All orders will be processed in Australian dollars. The actual amount charged may vary depending on the exchange rate and conversion fees applied by your credit card issuer.

Login

Register

The List

Join our exclusive mailing list for first access to new acquisitions and special offers.