Horace SAMSON | Fremantle South Bay

Horace SAMSON
England 1816 /1820 – 1905 /1909
Australia 1841 - 1880s.

Fremantle South Bay 1852
planographic
undesignated impression as issued , Published state
edition unknown
printed image 24.4 (h) x 36.0 (w) cm
The Wordsworth Collection, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, purchased 2010
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
NGA 2010.1005

Horace Samson arrived in Western Australia in 1841 and was employed as a draughtsman and lithographer with the Land and Survey Department, Perth from around 1848 to 1854, when he left for Melbourne. This lithograph depicts the view between Arthur’s Head and St John’s Anglican Church on a windy day.





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