Image unavailable


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

  • Africa 1881-86
  • Australia from 1886

The rain (early 20th century) Place made: 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: signed lower centre in pen and black ink 'D. H. S'. not dated. Titled upper centre as part of work in pen and black ink 'The Rain'.
Secondary Insc: (See Notes)
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper right in blue pencil, '4 in/wide'.
Dimensions: image 24.0 h x 15.7 w cm sheet 25.3 h x 20.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John Brackenreg 1977.
Accession No: NGA
  • With the artist until his death in 1935.
  • Estate of the artist.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Sydney, May 1977.