Ballarat, Victoria, Australia 1866
Sketches in Venice
Collection Title: Sketchbook mainly of figure studies, at sea and in N. America, England, Europe and Egypt
Venice, Veneto, Venezia province, Italy
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. 6 subjects, 3 inscribed in pen and black ink 'A Venetian flower girl', 'Charcoal' (seller) and 'the duchesses/footman' (sic), and two untitled head-and-shoulders sketches and an untitled sketch of a gondola.
sheet 13.8 h x 21.6 w cm
: Gift of Valerie Albiston and Yvonne Cohen 1978. Accession No
: NGA 78.581.52
- Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Yvonne Cohen and Valerie Albiston, the artist’s daughters, Melbourne, 1978.