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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