Willmore, Arthur (1814-88; English) after Gill, S.T. (1818-80; English/Australian)
Wesleyan Church, Melbourne (1862)
Engraving, 26.5 x 29 cm
Acquired 1868
Location unknown

As with * Willmore (A.) after Gill Collegiate Grammar School {1868} Loc? [PR], this is a provisional identification of a work documented as acquired for the Melbourne collection in 1868 (identified simply as an anonymous image of the Wesleyan Church in Melbourne). The Wesley Church was designed by Joseph Reed and built 1861-70.

[photo: engraving from Victoria Illustrated 1862 (SLV)]

Refs.

Not listed in NGV 1894 or 1905

Listed in the NGV’s unpublished list of pre-1905 acquisitions (1868). See SLV catalogue: Victoria Illustrated, 2nd.ed., 1862, plate 25 (details and reproduction as shown here)