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Alderstone, England 1851 – Bondi, New South Wales, Australia 1942

  • France 1869
  • Australia from 1878

(Town at night) [recto] (Woman
skull head with cap) [verso]
Collection Title: Sketchbook mainly of portraits and figures (Sketchbook 1)
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, graphite; ink; paper; watercolour drawing in black pencil, pen and ink and watercolour Support: thin off-white wove paper

Dimensions: sheet 8.9 h x 12.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Richard Ashton, the artist’s son, Sydney, 1977.