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Last NameAngas    
Given NameGeorge French    
alt. NamesG. F. A. ;     
MarriageAlicia Mary Moran in 1849    
Children4 daughters    
Year born1822 in Newcastle upon Tyne    
Year died1886    
Place of deathLondon    
Father's occupationbanker, politician George Fife Angas (1789-1879)    
RelativesRosetta French (mother)    
Educationgrammar school. business then natural history, illustration; pupil of artist Waterhouse Hawkins    
Country of ActivityAustralia    
Worked forAngas: Kafirs Illustrated (1849) ; Explorations Journals of John McDouall Stuart (1864) & John Forrest: Explorations in Australia (1875) ;    
PatronageSir George Grey (1812-1898) ; Australian Museum Sydney: Zoological Society, Linnean Society ;    
Collaboratorsengraver J. Greenaway :    
Techniquesanatomical, conchological, ethnographical, natural and zoological drawing, lithography, watercolor, and painting    
Archival sourcesNational Library of Australia, Canberra. University of Adelaide. Royal Geographical Society, National Gallery & Museum of South Australia, S    
Published sourcesAustralian Dict. Biog.    
otherFurther Places of Activity: New Zealand, South Africa, and Polynesia. Traveled with explorer Sir Grey to South Australia. Nyala antelope: "Tragelaphus angasii".    

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