Aberdeen, Scotland 1862
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1935
- Africa 1881-86
- Australia from 1886
"What did Daddy say when you told him we were engaged ..."
(early 20th century)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, graphite; ink; paper drawing in pen and ink; brush and ink and black pencil Support: cardboard
Primary Insc: not signed or dated.
Titled and inscribed verso centre in black pencil, 'What did Daddy say when you told him/we were engaged'. 'He said he knew you got me into some / sort of trouble the way I'd been hanging round / you the last couple of months.'
image 28.6 h x 21.1 w cm sheet 33.0 h x 22.8 w cm
: Gift of John Brackenreg 1977. Accession No
: NGA 77.260.7.56
- With the artist until his death in 1935.
- Estate of the artist.
- Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Sydney, May 1977.