Augustus EARLE, H.M.S. Bombay [and four other ship studies] Enlarge 1 /1

Augustus EARLE

Middlesex, England 1793 – 1838

  • Australia and New Zealand 1825-28

H.M.S. Bombay [and four other ship studies] (1815-17) Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, graphite; ink; paper drawing in black pencil, pen and ink and wash Support: wove paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'by A Earle'. not dated. inscribed below centre image, black pencil, 'HMS Bombay'.
Dimensions: image 38.8 h x 25.7 w cm sheet 49.8 h x 27.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.105.10
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Raymond Spiller, relative of Augustus Earle, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1978.