Robert DOWLING, An Egyptian fellah in a sugarcane field, winter of 1872-73 Enlarge 1 /1

Robert DOWLING

Essex, England 1827 – London, England 1886

  • Australia 1834-1857, 1884-1886

An Egyptian fellah in a sugarcane field, winter of 1872-73 1876 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour Support: paper mounted on cardboard

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left within image in watercolour, 'R DOWLING [R in reverse] / 1876'.
Dimensions: image 54.0 h x 33.1 w cm sheet 69.9 h x 39.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.958
Provenance:
  • At auction, 'Travel and Exploration [Sale 17849]', London: Bonhams, 15 September 2010, lot 135.
  • Private collection, Tasmania.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, fa private collection, Tasmania, October 2010.