Middlesex, England 1793
- Australia and New Zealand 1825-28
Jack spinning a long yarn (and five other studies of male figures).
Collection Title: Earle, Augustus. Heads, Groups of Heads for Crayons, Ink or Colours, a portfolio containing 62 sheets.
Materials & Technique:
drawings, portfolios, graphite; ink; paper drawing in black pencil, pen and brush and ink Support: wove paper
Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'A. Earle'.
inscribed lower right below image, black pencil, '...(illeg) Jack spinning a long yarn'.
image 38.6 h x 25.6 w cm sheet (irregular) 41.8 h x 27.4 w cm
: Purchased 1978 Accession No
: NGA 78.105.35
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Raymond Spiller, relative of Augustus Earle, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1978.