Augustus EARLE, Bagpiper of Mt Etna. Enlarge 1 /1

Augustus EARLE

Middlesex, England 1793 – 1838

  • Australia and New Zealand 1825-28

Bagpiper of Mt Etna. (1817)
Collection Title: Earle, Augustus. Heads, Groups of Heads for Crayons, Ink or Colours, a portfolio containing 62 sheets.
Materials & Technique: drawings, portfolios, drawing with black pencil, pen and ink and watercolour wash Support: laid paper

Primary Insc: not signed or dated. inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'Bag Piper of Mt Etn...'.
Dimensions: sheet 17.9 h x 13.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.105.15
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Raymond Spiller, relative of Augustus Earle, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1978.