Middlesex, England 1793
- Australia and New Zealand 1825-28
Merchant and slave (and other male figures).
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, pen and ink and watercolour Support: laid paper
Primary Insc: not signed or dated.
inscribed upper left above left and centre figures in black pencil, 'Merchant and slave'.
inscribed lower left below left-hand figure in black pencil, 'Master'.
inscribed lower right below right-hand figure in black pencil, 'Bod...[illeg]'.
sheet 14.8 h x 26.1 w cm
: Purchased 1978 Accession No
: NGA 78.105.32
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Raymond Spiller, relative of Augustus Earle, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1978.