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

  • Africa 1881-86
  • Australia from 1886

"Kid boots" dancers (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 and affixed paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and black ink, 'D. H. S.'. not dated. Titled lower left in black pencil, 'Kid/Boots/dancers'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, '4ΒΌ wide'. Inscribed upper right in black pencil, 'Order/No Later'.
Dimensions: image 29.8 h x 25.4 w cm sheet 30.9 h x 27.2 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.