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Champion Oarsmen, lithograph 1880

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The Champion Oarsmen

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Antique sporting print


Rowing lithograph from ‘The Australian Sketcher’. 1880. The portraits are of Trickett (background) and Hanlan (foreground) who rowed for the World Title in November 1880. Ashton was a painter, illustrator and cartoonist, who came to Australia at the encouragement of his brother Julian Ashton in c1877. He remained in Australia for 14 years mainly working as an illustrator for various newspapers.

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artist After George Rossi Ashton (1851-1942)
method Tinted lithograph with later hand-colouring
date 1880
size 560mm by 660mm (frame)
SKU AU8142