Ballarat, Victoria, Australia 1866
My first 5 minutes in Berlin
Collection Title: Sketchbook mainly of figure studies, at sea and in N. America, England, Europe and Egypt
Materials & Technique:
drawings, sketchbooks, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink Support: smooth white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer’s mark
Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed in pen and pen and black ink, 'My first 5 minutes in Berlin'. 2 subjects, one inscribed in pen and black ink ' 'Excuse me Sir - but is that the Emperor coming?' 'Nine, nine, das ist der policeman'.' (sic); and untitled bust of policeman.
sheet 13.8 h x 21.6 w cm
: Gift of Valerie Albiston and Yvonne Cohen 1978. Accession No
: NGA 78.581.43
- Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Yvonne Cohen and Valerie Albiston, the artist’s daughters, Melbourne, 1978.