Robert Dale (1810-56) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in England in 1810, Robert Dale arrived at the Swan River settlement in 1829. As assistant Government Surveyor he explored the area to the east of Perth, the York area and north of King George Sound. After being promoted to lieutenant he left Australia to serve with his regiment in India. His large engraving of a panoramic view of King George Sound is one of the earliest records of the area. Robert Dale died in England in 1856. Edit or add to this biography

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Panoramic View of King George's Sound, Part of the Colony of Swan River
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Panoramic View of King George's Sound, Part of the Colony of Swan River
Hand coloured aquatint and etching on three joined sheets published London, 1834 by R. Havell, 17.7 x 27.5 cm
Australian and European Paintings, Prints & Photographs, Christies, Melbourne.
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Panoramic View of King George's Sound, Part of the Colony of Swan River
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Panoramic View of King George's Sound, Part of the Colony of Swan River
Hand-coloured aquatint, 18 x 275 cm
The Dr. John L. Raven Collection, Christies, Sydney.
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