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Landing at Botany Bay [picture] / [John Boyne]
Bib ID 511279
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Boyne, John, 1750-1810
 
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Description [London] (N92 Cornhill; No. 5 Bond St.) : E. Hedges : H. Humphrey, 1786 Nov. 16 
1 print : etching, hand col ; 40 x 54 cm. (s.m.) 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK 1247.

Notes

Above title : All these & more came flocking but with looks down cast & damp &.

British Museum catalogue 6992 (a sequel to BM6990) ; depicting the Prince of Wales and members of the parliamentary opposition landing with convicts at an imaginary Botany bay. Five Aborigines are represented in the background.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK 1247.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-135300165

Exhibited: Prints and Australia, Australian National Gallery, 1989.

U7154; U7172 (NK4841); S8639.

Subjects Caricatures and cartoons -- England -- Early works to 1800.  |  Convicts -- Early works to 1800.  |  Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1760-1789.  |  Picture -- Bicentennial loan 1989.  |  Picture -- Cartoon.
Other authors/contributors Hedges, E  |  Humphrey, H. (Hannah), -1818
Exhibited Exhibited: "World Upside Down", NLA, Canberra 2000 

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PIC Drawer 3831 #S8639 Special Collections Reading Room
PIC Drawer 3831 #U7154 NK1247 Special Collections Reading Room
PIC U7172 NK4841 loc 3831-D Special Collections Reading Room

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