C1864

The Distribution of Blankets to the Blacks of Queensland.

Rare colonial engraving of aborigines being distributed blankets in Queensland. From the original edition of the Illustrated Sydney News. References: Gibbs & Shallard. Illustrated Sydney News. ISSN 2203-5397. Collections: State Library New South Wales: F8/39-40 State Library Victoria: PCINF SLVIC=1853-1872 … Read Full Description

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Full Title:

The Distribution of Blankets to the Blacks of Queensland.

Date:

C1864

Condition:

In good condition.

Technique:

Hand coloured engraving.

Image Size: 

230mm 
x 162mm
AUTHENTICITY
The Distribution of Blankets to the Blacks of Queensland. - Antique View from 1864

Genuine antique
dated:

1864

Description:

Rare colonial engraving of aborigines being distributed blankets in Queensland.

From the original edition of the Illustrated Sydney News.

References:
Gibbs & Shallard. Illustrated Sydney News. ISSN 2203-5397.

Collections:
State Library New South Wales: F8/39-40
State Library Victoria: PCINF SLVIC=1853-1872
National Library Australia: Bib ID 440095

Samuel Calvert (1828 - 1913)

Samuel Calvert (1828-1913) English painter and engraver who moved to Adelaide after his older brothers John and William migrated to South Australia in 1843. By 1850 Calvert had set up on his own account in King William Street then then moved to Melbourne as an engraver in 1853. He was a prolific and left a large body of work.

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