Alverstoke, Southampton, England 1852
South Perth, Western Australia, Australia 1940
Fremantle from the sea
Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, watercolours, painting in brush and gouache over hand-printed background over white chalk ground Support: off-white wove paper
Primary Insc: Titled lower left within image in watercolour, 'FREMANTLE from the sea'.
Signed and dated lower right within image in brown watercolour, 'Herbert Gibbs 1896'.
image 19.5 h x 29.6 w cm sheet 26.0 h x 35.8 w cm Mount B 40.5 h x 55.8 w cm
: The Wordsworth Collection, purchased 2010 Accession No
: NGA 2010.1001 Subject
: Collection: The Wordsworth collection of Western Australian colonial art, acquired 2010.
Australia, Art period: Colonial, Western Australia
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Marie Louise Wordsworth, Perth, October 2010.