Thomas G. WAINEWRIGHT, Sketch of Henrietta Maria Garrett Enlarge 1 /1

Thomas WAINEWRIGHT

Richmond, England 1794 – Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1847

  • Australia from 1837

Sketch of Henrietta Maria Garrett c.1839 Place made: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: thin wove [note?] paper

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso in black pencil, '106663/4'
Dimensions: image 19.0 h x 14.6 w cm sheet 21.4 h x 18.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.108
Provenance:
  • Dr. Robert Kennedy Nuttall, assistant surgeon Colonial Hospital, Hobart Town [Morris 2005].
  • Professor G.H. F. Nuttall, by descent from his father [Morris 2005].
  • Robert Crossland by 1954, illustrated in his Wainewright in Tasmania, pl.xxiv, as 'Sketch for the portrait of a young girl (in the author's Possession)'.
  • Lawsons auction, Sydney 23 April 2001, lot, no.95 as 'Portrait of a Young Girl with an additional Sketch, verso'. Sold for $10,000 [hammer price].
  • Private collection, Tasmania [Morris2005].
  • Private collection, Victoria [Morris 2005].
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from a private collection, 2009.