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

  • Africa 1881-86
  • Australia from 1886

"He always drew from memory" (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 verso centre, sideways in black pencil, 'He alway [sic]/ drew from/memory'.
Dimensions: image 37.0 h x 26.2 w cm sheet 38.2 h x 31.7 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.