Middlesex, England 1793
- Australia and New Zealand 1825-28
Eddystone Lighthouse, (fountain at Catania and lookout post at Malta).
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: laid paper
Primary Insc: not signed or dated.
inscribed centre left below image, black pencil, 'Edestone [sic] Light house 80 feet high / 15 miles / S.S,W of Plymouth'.
inscribed centre in black pencil, 'Eddiston [sic] light House'.
inscribed lower centre below image in black pancil, 'Malta'.
inscribed upper right above image, 'Catania [?]'.
sheet 25.5 h x 28.2 w cm
: Purchased 1978 Accession No
: NGA 78.105.19
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Raymond Spiller, relative of Augustus Earle, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1978.