Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1888 – Eltham, Victoria, Australia 1967

Cyril Dillon c.1918 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolour Support: thin cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower centre in pen and black ink, 'Hal Gye'. not dated. Titled centre right in black pencil, 'Cyril/Dillon'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed centre right in black pencil, 'about 1918'. Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, 'Hal Gye/Oxford Chas/Bourke St/Melbne'.
Dimensions: image 48.3 h x 18.0 w cm sheet 50.2 h x 24.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1991
Accession No: NGA 91.669
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Peter Dillon, son of the man portrayed, Narooma, New South Wales, December 1991.