Native Sepulchre. Color lithograph.
Melbourne: Hamel & Ferguson, 1864. A wonderful large size Gill lilthograph. Printed on thick wove paper and depicting a moonlit scene with the bier of an Aborigine supported on rough cut poles, as dingoes in the grass below stare up at it. From Gill's scarce work "The Australian Sketchbook". Ferguson 9924f; Wantrup 251. Light foxing, mostly at margins. 12 1/4 x 9 3/4" Very good overall. Item #19508
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