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

  • France 1869
  • Australia from 1878

View of Wiseman's Ferry, Hawkesbury River, from the old parsonage [recto]
(faint sketch of unknown subject) [verso]
1884 Place made: Wisemans Ferry, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour [recto]; drawing in black pencil [verso] Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in blue-green watercolour, 'J R Ashton 1885', overwritten in brown watercolour 'J R Ashton 1884'
Dimensions: sheet 60.0 h x 94.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Barbara Rodwell 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.1505AB
  • Barbara Rodwell Mary Watkins (Barbara Rodwell's mother)