Middlesex, England 1793
- Australia and New Zealand 1825-28
not titled [Two sailing ships] [recto].
Collection Title: Earle, Augustus. Heads, Groups of Heads for Crayons, Ink or Colours, a portfolio containing 62 sheets.
Messina, Sicily, Messina province, Italy
Materials & Technique:
drawings, portfolios, graphite; ink; paper drawing in black pencil and ink wash Support: wove paper
Primary Insc: Signed lower left in black pencil, 'Augustus Earle artist'.
Dated lower right in black pencil, '1816'.
Inscribed lower centre in black pencil, '...(illeg) Messina'.
sheet 40.0 h x 27.1 w cm
: Purchased 1978 Accession No
: NGA 78.105.6A
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Raymond Spiller, relative of Augustus Earle, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1978.