Middlesex, England 1793
- Australia and New Zealand 1825-28
Preparatory sketches for 'Saturday night at sea or the Doctor Bung'd' [sleeping men].
Collection Title: Earle, Augustus. Heads, Groups of Heads for Crayons, Ink or Colours, a portfolio containing 62 sheets.
Materials & Technique:
drawings, portfolios, ink; paper; watercolour drawing in pen and ink, black pencil and watercolour Support: paper
Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'A.E'.
inscribed lower centre below second black pencil, sketch of a sleeping figure, black pencil, 'Saturday night at sea on the Doctor bung'd'.
image 38.6 h x 25.6 w cm sheet 41.4 h x 27.9 w cm
: Purchased 1978 Accession No
: NGA 78.105.34
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Raymond Spiller, relative of Augustus Earle, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1978.