Australia, Government House and General Post Office, The London Illustrated News, c1890
Original Print from The Illustrated London News, c1890
Artist: Soutter C.
Publisher: Published in London
Paper Size: 160 x 115mm
Technique: Wood engraving with later hand colouring
The Illustrated London News
The Illustrated London News, funded by Herbert Ingram, began weekly publication in 1842 as a primarily conservative learning paper and was the world’s first illustrated newspaper. Its extensive coverage of the royal family’s tours, lives, and deaths earned the paper popularity.
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