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D.H. SOUTER

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

  • Africa 1881-86
  • Australia from 1886

The garden of Allah [recto] (early 20th century) 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: not signed or dated. Titled upper right as part of image in pen and black ink 'The Garden of Allah'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed upper right as part of image in ink 'PAX'. Inscribed upper right as part of image in ink 'Les dames n'enterant pas ici./Single beds 1/- /a discretion'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper left in black pencil, 'Frank ...(illeg)/Muriel ...(illeg'.
Dimensions: image 20.2 h x 18.7 w cm sheet 21.8 h x 22.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John Brackenreg 1977.
Accession No: NGA 77.260.7.71A
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.