Duneed, Victoria, Australia 1867 – Olinda, Victoria, Australia 1943

  • England 1897-1906, 1907-24

A dinner, Sir Henry Parkes G.C.M.G., on entering his 80th year 1894 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, cardboard; ink lithograph, printed in green ink, from one stone; hand-coloured Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: not signed. Dated lower left in image in pen and black ink, 'May 1894.'. Titled in image in pen and black ink, 'THE CRIMSON THREAD OF KINSHIP/ A Dinner/ Sir. Henry Parkes./ G.C.M.G./ On Entering his year./ Hotel Metropole. The Hon.ble John Macintosh M.L.C. / Chairman./ M..r Julian Ashton'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed with notes verso in ink and pencil.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 20.4 h x 26.6 w cm sheet 21.4 h x 27.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.1066
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, December 2005.