Joseph Lycett: Convict Artist
$500.00 ISBN 9787000171237
The definitive work of one of Australia's earliest colonial artists. Joseph Lycett worked in Australia from 1815 to 1822 and was responsible for the most extravagantly illustrated account of the young colony (published in London , 1824-1825). His works are among the most important visual records of early New South Wales and Tasmania. documenting the life of Aboriginal people, the landscape and fauna, and the towns, houses and properties of the era. This book includes most of Joseph Lycett's known works, and many are published for the first time.
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