Wood engraving, 'What You Give?', colour supplement to 'The Illustrated Australian News', S Calvert/Chas Troedel, Australia, 1884.
Portrait format wood engraving printed in colour on thick white paper. Engraving depicts a seated woman leaning against a grassy hill, dressed in a yellow top and blue and white skirt, with a string of coarl in her hair. She is holding a large coral leaf and is seated next to a basket of coral and shells. A beachfront, the sea, boats and mountains are visible in the background. The image has a narrow beige border.
Lower centre, 'WHAT WILL YOU GIVE?/ FROM A PICTURE BY N. CHEVALIER, IN THE POSSESSION OF MR. J.M. BRUCE, MELBOURNE.', Lower left corner 'C...DEL AND Co., PRINT', lower right corner, 'DRAWN AND ENGRAVED BY S. C....' lower left corner in pencil, '1'