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Hamburg, Germany 1877 – Mt Barker, South Australia, Australia 1968

  • Australia from 1884
  • Europe, England 1899-1903

not titled [Trees at Narrabeen]. Place made: Narrabeen, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, cardboard; charcoal; paper drawing in charcoal Support: laid paper mounted on cardboard

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in black pencil, '8' [in circle]. Chritie, Mason & Wood note a certificate of authenticity on verso, signed by David Heysen.
Dimensions: image 25.6 h x 37.8 w cm sheet 29.2 h x 38.2 w cm backing 32.2 h x 39.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.186
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Christie, Mason & Wood, Melbourne, May 1978.
  • From the auction, 'Australian historical and contemporary painting, drawing and prints, also European paintings and prints (sale 19)', Melbourne: Christie, Manson & Woods, 20 March 1978, lot 516.