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Augustus EARLE

Middlesex, England 1793 – 1838

  • Australia and New Zealand 1825-28

Greek sailor. (1815-17)
Collection Title: Earle, Augustus. Heads, Groups of Heads for Crayons, Ink or Colours, a portfolio containing 62 sheets.
Materials & Technique: drawings, portfolios, drawing in pen and ink, black pencil and watercolour Support: laid paper

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed lower centre in black pencil, 'Greek sailower right.
Dimensions: sheet 15.6 h x 12.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.105.44
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Raymond Spiller, relative of Augustus Earle, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1978.