Simpkinson De Wesselow ; Landscape Painter In Van Diemen's Land And The Port Phillip District 1844 - 1848. Max ANGUS.

Simpkinson De Wesselow ; Landscape Painter In Van Diemen's Land And The Port Phillip District 1844 - 1848

Hobart: Blubber Head Press, 1984. Limited Edition. Hardcover : pp. [1-7], 8-191, [192] : 61 full page colour plates : 9 illustrations : Limited edition of 1000 copies, this being number 745 : Signed by author : Teal cloth covered boards with coat of arms in gilt : Gilt lettering and 4 bands to spine : Red endpapers with coat of arms at front : Beige dust wrapper with detail from 'The Old Wharf Hobart Town' : Loosley inserted label ''2nd National Print Awards''.

All edges foxed : Scattered foxing, mostly to first few pages : Endpapers crisp and clean : minor push mark to front dust jacket. Good / good. Item #1777

This book contains sixty-one of the best of Simpkinson's paintings and drawing, presented as full page colour plates.

Price: $100.00

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