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

  • Africa 1881-86
  • Australia from 1886

Cousin from nowhere (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: paper mounted on cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: presence of manufacturer's mark undetermined due to secondary support.

Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and black ink, 'D. H. S'. not dated. Titled verso lower centre in black pencil, 'Cousin from/ nowhere'.
Secondary Insc: (See Notes)
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in blue pencil, '2 col'. Inscribed upper left in black pencil, '1145/80'.
Dimensions: image 30.0 h x 25.0 w cm sheet 31.2 h x 25.6 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.