Augustus EARLE, not titled [Man on deck in overcoat and red cap]. Enlarge 1 /1

Augustus EARLE

Middlesex, England 1793 – 1838

  • Australia and New Zealand 1825-28

not titled [Man on deck in overcoat and red cap]. (1815-17)
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 and watercolour Support: wove paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower left in pen and black ink, 'Robert Campbell'. Dated and titled lower right in pen and black ink, 'Colombo 12/11/62'.
Dimensions: sheet 15.6 h x 15.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.105.40
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Raymond Spiller, relative of Augustus Earle, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1978.