Middlesex, England 1793
- Australia and New Zealand 1825-28
Sicilian gunboat and two scamparnis.
Collection Title: Earle, Augustus. Heads, Groups of Heads for Crayons, Ink or Colours, a portfolio containing 62 sheets.
Materials & Technique:
drawings, portfolios, drawing in black pencil, pen and ink and watercolor wash Support: wove paper
Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'A. Earle'.
inscribed centre below upper image, black pencil, 'Sicillian [sic] Gun Boat'.
inscribed centre right above centre image, black pencil, 'Scamparnis'.
sheet 41.6 h x 26.7 w cm
: Purchased 1978 Accession No
: NGA 78.105.2
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Raymond Spiller, relative of Augustus Earle, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1978.