Augustus EARLE, Prime Minister to the Bay of Tripoli. Enlarge 1 /1

Augustus EARLE

Middlesex, England 1793 – 1838

  • Australia and New Zealand 1825-28

Prime Minister to the Bay of Tripoli. (1815-17)
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 with watercolour Support: wove paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'by A. Earle'. not dated. inscribed lower edge, black pencil, 'Prime Miinister to the Bay of Tripoli'.
Dimensions: sheet 34.2 h x 26.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.105.7
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Raymond Spiller, relative of Augustus Earle, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1978.