C1887

Walhalla.

Engraving of the historic mining town of Walhalla. Walhalla was founded in 1862 after the discovery of gold in the area. It is now a popular tourist destination known for its picturesque scenery, rich history, and charming heritage architecture. References: … Read Full Description

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Full Title:

Walhalla.

Date:

C1887

Condition:

In good condition

Technique:

Hand coloured engraving.

Image Size: 

150mm 
x 98mm
AUTHENTICITY
Walhalla. - Antique View from 1887

Genuine antique
dated:

1887

Description:

Engraving of the historic mining town of Walhalla.

Walhalla was founded in 1862 after the discovery of gold in the area. It is now a popular tourist destination known for its picturesque scenery, rich history, and charming heritage architecture.

References:
Ferguson, J. A. Bibliography of Australia Volumes 1-8, Canberra 1976 16439.

Collections:
National Library Australia: Bib ID 4084242
State Library Victoria: CCF 994.5 V66S
State Library New South Wales: 74Vv5vQ4lxmZ

Albert Charles Cooke (1836 - 1902)

Cooke was a painter, engraver, draughtsman and illustrator. Throughout his career he worked for many of the Illustrated newspapers, such as the Illustrated Sydney News, Illustrated Australian News, The Australasian Sketcher and The Leader. He was also well known for a series of birds eye views of a number of Australian cities and towns.

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