Elizabeth PARSONSRobert HODDLE, King George Sound Enlarge 1 /1

Elizabeth PARSONS

Isleworth, Middlesex, England 1831 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1897


  • France undated
  • Australia from 1870
  • New Zealand c.1883


Westminster, London, England 1794 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1881


  • Australia from 1823

King George Sound 1877 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, paper; watercolour painting in watercolour Support: textured off-white wove paper

Edition Notes: Painted in 1877 after a drawing by Robert Hoddle created in 1848
Dimensions: image 38.4 h x 55.2 w cm sheet 38.4 h x 55.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Wordsworth Collection, purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.1000
Subject: Collection: The Wordsworth collection of Western Australian colonial art, acquired 2010. Australia, Art period: Colonial, Western Australia
  • With Leonard Joel's auction 1995, bought by Spencer Scott Sandilands.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Marie Louise Wordsworth, Perth, October 2010.