Aberdeen, Scotland 1862
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1935
- Africa 1881-86
- Australia from 1886
"I want to be like Captain Cook ..."
(early 20th century)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in pen and ink and brush and ink Support: cardboard
Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and black ink, 'D.H.S.'.
Titled as part of work in pen and black ink, 'I want to be like Captain Cook...'.
Secondary Insc: (See Notes)
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper centre in black pencil, '-4- wide'.
Inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'As before'.
Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '455'.
image 19.0 h x 12.6 w cm sheet 31.6 h x 16.6 w cm
: Gift of John Brackenreg 1977 Accession No
: NGA 77.260.7.63
- With the artist until his death in 1935.
- Estate of the artist.
- Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Sydney, May 1977.