BIBLIOGRAPHY of PICTURES of BASS STRAIT including SEALING to 1870s (primarily etchings)

PICTURES of sealing held in State Library of Victoria, Australia:

Title:             SEAL SHOOTING IN BASS’S STRAITS. [picture]
Accession number(s):     IAN04/05/81/92
Date(s) of creation:     May 4, 1881.
Publication: Melbourne : David Syme and Co.,
Medium:       print : wood engraving.
Collection:    Illustrated newspaper file. Illustrated Australian news.
Contents/Summary:     Shows seals on rocks, small sailboat nearby.
Notes:           Title printed below image l.c.
Engraving published in Illustrated Australian news.
Subject(s):   Sealing — Tasmania.
Wood engravings.
Location:       Picture – Pre-order required – Contact us for delivery times
Call number:     PCV ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER FILE
Number of items:     1
Notes:           A400

Other creator(s):     Calvert, Samuel, 1828-1913.
Title:             SEALING AT THE GLENNIE ISLANDS. [picture]
Accession number(s):     IAN29/02/72/57
Date(s) of creation:     February 29, 1872.
Publication: Melbourne : Ebenezer and David Syme,
Medium:       print : wood engraving.
Collection:    Illustrated newspaper file. Illustrated Australian news for home readers
Contents/Summary:     Shows seals being loaded into a small boat from a small barren island.
Notes:           Wood engraving published in The illustrated Australian news for home readers.
Title printed below image l.c.
Monogram of Samuel Calvert engraved in plate l.l.
Subject(s):   Glennie Islands (Vic.)
Wood engravings.
Location:       Picture – Pre-order required – Contact us for delivery times
Call number:     PCV ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER FILE
Number of items:     1

Creator:         Langlumé.
Other creator(s):     Sainson, Louis Auguste de 1801-1887.
Adam, Victor, 1801-1866.
Dumont d’Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César 1790-1842.
Title:             Habitation de Pecheurs de Phoques au port Western (Nouvelle Hollande) [picture]
Accession number(s):     H90.20/2
Date(s) of creation:     [1833]
Publication: Paris : Tastu, Editeur : Guerard Lith.,
Medium:       print : lithograph with later hand colouring ;
Dimensions:     21.5 x 31.0 cm. on sheet 34.5 x 46.0 cm.
Contents/Summary:     Depicts four white men, and three dogs, in foreground, three men carrying a seal. Another white man and an aboriginal man are on hillside near a thatched hut.
Notes:           Printed below image l.l.: de Sainson pinx.
Printed below image l.r.: Guerard Lith. Figures par V. Adam.
Blind stamp: Voyage de L’Astralabe J. Dumont D’Urville Commandant J. T.
Inscribed u.r.: Pl. 21.
This image and its pendant (H90.20/1) are the two earliest printed views of Victoria.
Subject(s):   Sealing.
Primitive dwellings — Thatched.
Dogs in art.
Westernport (Vic.) — Views — 1826.
Lithographs.
Source/Donor:     Gift of Christine Downer 1988.
Publications note:     Published in: Voyage de la Corvette l’Astrolabe, L’atlas historique, plate 21.
Exhibited:     “The changing face of Victoria”, Dome Level 5, State Library of Victoria, 26 November 2004-July 2005.

Location:       Picture – Pre-order required – Contact us for delivery times
Call number:     PIC LTFBOX/S-T PRINTS
Number of items:     1
Notes:           A400

Title:              Seal hunting at Julia Percy Island. [picture]
Accession number(s):     A/S09/06/77/37
Date(s) of creation:     June 9, 1877.
Publication: Melbourne : Hugh George for Wilson and MacKinnon,
Medium:       print : wood engraving.
Collection:    Illustrated newspaper file. Australasian sketcher
Notes:           Wood engraving published in The Australasian sketcher.
Subject(s):   Sealing.
Wood engravings.
Location:       Picture – Pre-order required – Contact us for delivery times
Call number:     PCV ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER FILE
Number of items:     1
Notes:           A400
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National Library of Australia

Creator
Earle, Augustus, 1793-1838.
Title
Flinching a yearling, a young sea elephant, Tristan De Acunha [i.e. da Cunha] [picture] / [Augustus Earle].
Date
[ca. 1824]
Extent
1 watercolour ; 17.6 x 26.1 cm.
Notes
Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK12/9.

Exhibited: “Travellers Art”, National Library of Australia, 12 June 2003-21 September 2003; Exhibited: Wandering Artist, 1996.

Subject
  • Sealing — Tristan da Cunha.
  • Elephant seals.
  • Picture — NLA exhibition 1996.
Other authors
  • Earle, Augustus, 1793-1838.
Identifier
nla.pic-an2818185
Bib id
vn2315337
Call number(s)
PIC T49 NK12/9 LOC Box A30 *
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Responses

  1. looking for info on stalker 1860 to 1895

  2. looking for info on thomas hite father of william or samuel or brother could have been with an aboriginal woman not sure of dates.


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