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A view looking north towards Nobby's Head, the northern shore settlement of Stockton quite prominent. In the foreground a group of aboriginals are around a fire.

The artist, John Skinner Prout (1805-1876) emigrated from Britain in 1840 with his family. He was an established professional artist with his own lithographic press. Mainly a water-colourist and lithographer, he is regarded as one of the finest colonial artists of the period.

1874.

Steel engraving.

Later hand-colouring.

126x 183 mm. Image size.

Good condition.

NEAR NEWCASTLE ON THE HUNTER, NEW SOUTH WALES. 1874. John Skinner Prout.

AU$195.00Price
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