Collection Title: Album of original art works assembled by R H Croll
Page: page 19, bottom
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, albums, drawing in pen and black ink and watercolour Support: cream wove paper
Primary Insc: Signed within image in watercolour, 'ESTHER PATTERSON'.
Inscribed within card, 'Mr Bob and Mrs Croll / With all good wishes / from / Esther and George Gill.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
image 11.0 h x 8.0 w cm sheet 13.8 h x 10.2 w cm
: Gift of Roger Butler 1996 Accession No
: NGA 96.592.28
- The album was assembled by Robert Henderson Croll (1869-1947), writer, biorgrapher, art historian. (see ADB, vol.8, pp154-5).
- The Croll estate was sold by the book dealer Kenneth Hince (Melbourne) and Malvern Fine Art Gallery Melbourne.
- The album was acquired by Roger Butler from Malvern Fine Art Gallery prior to 1981.
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Roger Butler, Canberra, June 1996.