William WESTALL, not titled [Australian natives attacking explorers during Flinders' circumnavigation of Australia] Enlarge 1 /1

William WESTALL

England 1781 – 1850

  • Australian waters 1801-05

not titled [Australian natives attacking explorers during Flinders' circumnavigation of Australia] 1808-1809 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour over drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Dimensions: image 49.8 h x 59.6 w cm sheet 49.8 h x 59.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.128
Provenance:
  • Acquired from Spink & Son, London
  • Sold Christie's, 16 July 1993, London, Lot 239
  • Private collection, London
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Important Australian and International Art, Melbourne: Deutcher and Hackett, 29 April 2009, lot 92 (illustrated in colour)