George W. LAMBERT, The two fishermen Enlarge 1 /1

George LAMBERT

St Petersburg, Russia 1873 – Cobbity, New South Wales, Australia 1930

  • Australia 1887-1900
  • France and England 1900-21
  • Australia from 1921

The two fishermen (1923) Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and black ink Support: cream note paper with printed letter-head, 'Usher's / Metropolitan Hotel Ltd / Sydney'.
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'Mount Royal Bond / Made in [crest] Canada'.

Primary Insc: signed lower right in image in pen and black ink, 'GWL' not dated. Titled lower centre in pen and black ink, 'The two Fishermen'.
Dimensions: sheet 20.2 h x 26.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John Brackenreg, 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.260.6.3
Provenance:
  • Collection of Mrs Ernest Watt, Sydney.
  • Collection of Mrs Felicity Vernon (daughter of Mrs Ernest Watt).
  • Collection of John Brackenreg, Sydney.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Sydney, 1977.