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John GLOVER

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

Tristan da Cunha (December 1830) Place made: Tristan da Cunha, Saint Helena
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; ink; paper drawing in brush and brown ink and black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed or dated by artist. Titled verso centre in black pencil, and brown ink, 'Tristan D'Acunha' [sic].
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower left sideways in black pencil, 'John Glover/1831'. Inscribed verso lower left upside down in black pencil, '5'.
Dimensions: sheet 11.2 h x 18.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.3040
Provenance:
  • John Glover or John Glover jnr.
  • Collection of The Barnes family (with connections in Tasmania).
  • Meg Holt (neé Barnes).
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thirty Victoria Street [gallery], Sydney, September 1983.