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D.H. SOUTER

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

  • Africa 1881-86
  • Australia from 1886

"When I grow up, I'm going to be a cricketer..." (December 1912) Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, cardboard; gouache; graphite; ink drawing in black pencil, pen and ink, brush and ink and gouache Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and black ink 'D. H. S.'. not dated. Titled as part of image in pen and black ink 'When I grow up/I'm going to be/A Cricketer...'.
Secondary Insc: (See Notes for full text.)
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed on label verso upper right in black pencil, '12/12/12' and 'Country Life'. Inscribed lower centre in black pencil, '- 4 -'. Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '157/324'.
Dimensions: image 22.8 h x 15.3 w cm sheet 31.4 h x 17.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John Brackenreg 1977.
Accession No: NGA 77.260.7.62
Provenance:
  • With the artist until his death in 1935.
  • Estate of the artist.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Sydney, May 1977.