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

Ingersby (1794-1805) Place made: Ingersby (parish), Houghton-on-the-Hill, Leicestershire, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and ink, brush and ink wash and black pencil Support: laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark of crown, fleur-de-lis, etc.

Primary Insc: not signed or dated. inscribed lower edge in pen and black ink, 'Oh Ingersby...' (and other text not transcribed). inscribed lower left in ink, '42'.
Dimensions: sheet 27.7 h x 38.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3729
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Spink (Australia), Sydney, November 1980.