Aberdeen, Scotland 1862
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1935
- Africa 1881-86
- Australia from 1886
"Oh waiter, may I expect to find any chicken in this chicken soup ?..."
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in pen and ink, brush and ink, black pencil and blue pencil Support: cardboard
Primary Insc: signed lower centre in pen and black ink, 'D H Souter'.
Titled and inscribed verso upside down in black pencil, 'Oh waiter / may I expect to find any / chicken in this chicken soup'. 'Nossir - an' the cook has gone and / left the 'orse out of ther 'orse radish'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '3190'.
image 28.6 h x 19.2 w cm sheet 31.7 h x 21.8 w cm
: Gift of John Brackenreg 1977. Accession No
: NGA 77.260.7.57
- With the artist until his death in 1935.
- Estate of the artist.
- Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Sydney, May 1977.