Houghton-on-the-Hill, Leicester, England 1767 – Deddington, Tasmania, Australia 1849

  • Australia from 1831 c.1832 - c.1849 Deddington, near Ben Lomond, Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) 1831 - 1832 Hobart, Van Diemen's Land , Hobart, Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) 1805 - 1830 London, England, UK 1794 - 1805 Lichfield, Staffordshire, England, UK

Madeira 20 miles distant [recto]
Madeira 15 miles distant [verso]
(October 1830) Place made: Madeira, Portugal
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; ink; paper drawing in brush and brown ink and black pencil [recto]; drawing in pen and ink and black pencil [verso] Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed or dated. Titled recto upper centre in black pencil, 'Madeira 20 dist'. inscribed recto upper right in black pencil, 'N by W'. Titled verso upper centre in brown ink, 'Madeira 15 miles dist'.
Dimensions: sheet 5.9 h x 12.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.3033AB
  • John Glover or John Glover jnr.
  • Collection of The Barnes family (with connections in Tasmania).
  • Meg Holt (neĆ© Barnes).
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thirty Victoria Street [gallery], Sydney, September 1983.