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

  • Africa 1881-86
  • Australia from 1886

The crest of the wave [recto] 6 June 1934 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and red ink and black pencil Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: Signed, dated and titled lower right in red ink, 'The Crest / of the Wave / D. H. S - 6/6/34'.
Dimensions: image 27.4 h x 33.8 w cm sheet 28.1 h x 38.3 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.