Aberdeen, Scotland 1862
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1935
- Africa 1881-86
- Australia from 1886
"They say he insured his life for fifty thousand pounds..."
(early 20th century)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, cardboard; graphite; ink drawing in pen and ink and black pencil Support: cardboard
Primary Insc: not signed or dated.
Titled and inscribed verso lower edge sideways in black pencil, ' 'They say he has insured his life for fifty thousand pounds.' 'Arent men cows I bet his poor wife has not got a bean on her' '.
image 28.4 h x 23.0 w cm sheet 31.7 h x 25.7 w cm
: Gift of John Brackenreg 1977. Accession No
: NGA 77.260.7.116
- With the artist until his death in 1935.
- Estate of the artist.
- Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Sydney, May 1977.