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Aberdeen, Scotland 1862 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1935

  • Africa 1881-86
  • Australia from 1886

not titled [Bush scene with Indian, children and Australian animals] [recto]
[Faint sketch for same] [verso]
(early 20th century) Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and black ink and black pencil [recto]; drawing in black pencil [verso] Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: signed recto lower right in pen and black ink 'D. H. S.'. not dated. not titled.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower centre in black pencil, '4 inches'. Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, '1259'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 26.3 h x 14.4 w cm image (verso) 16.6 h x 19.0 w cm sheet 28.4 h x 18.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John Brackenreg 1977.
Accession No: NGA
  • With the artist until his death in 1935.
  • Estate of the artist.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Sydney, May 1977.