Guglielmo EWING | Nuova Norcia Mission Benedettina nell Australia Occidentale. [New Norcia Benedictine Mission in Western Australia.]

Guglielmo EWING
 

Nuova Norcia Mission Benedettina nell Australia Occidentale. [New Norcia Benedictine Mission in Western Australia.] 1864
planographic
undesignated impression as issued , published state
print run unknown
no manufacturer's mark
printed image 35.6 (h) x 56.2 (w) cm
Private collection

This lithograph depicts the New Norcia Benedictine Mission in Western Australia, which is located near the Moore River, about 130km north of Perth. Founded by Spanish monks in 1846; the monastery became an Aboriginal mission from 1846 to 1900 and then a school from 1908 to 1991.





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