John RUSSELL, Night's gems Enlarge 1 /1


Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia 1858 – Randwick, New South Wales, Australia 1930

  • England 1880-84, France 1884-1912, Switzerland and Italy 1912-15, England 1915-21, Australia from 1921

Night's gems 1920 or 1921 Place made: Italy
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in gouache, charcoal and crayon Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and inscribed lower centre in black pencil, 'Russell Night's Gems'. Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, 'Night Gems/...(illeg) 07' (very faint).
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, 'J33A' (cat. rais. no.).
Dimensions: sheet 28.5 h x 38.4 w cm sight 26.8 h x 37.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3686
  • John Alain Stobart Russell ?-1980.