Augustus EARLE

Middlesex, England 1793 – 1838

  • Australia and New Zealand 1825-28

not titled [Moorish town] (1815-17) Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, graphite; ink; paper drawing in black pencil and ink wash Support: paper on cardboard

Primary Insc: signed upper right (sideways) in black black pencil, 'A Earle'. Dated lower right in pen and black ink, 'Jany 10th' (year not given).
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower left in pen and black ink, 'No 1'.
Dimensions: sheet 17.9 h x 25.0 w cm backing 19.2 h x 25.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.105.36
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Raymond Spiller, relative of Augustus Earle, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1978.