Datchet, Buckinghamshire, England 1816 – Ballarat, Victoria, Australia 1880

  • Australia from 1839

King Georges Sound Natives Cartool alias Handsome c.1852
Collection Title: not titled [notebook including '11 sketches of King Georges Sound native 1844 & 1852']
Page: page 10
Place made: Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil and pen and sepia ink Support: field journal paper

Primary Insc: Inscribed upper centre above image in black pencil, 'K.G. Sound Natives'. Titled centre right beside image in pnecil, 'Cartool./ alias Handsome/ This man was/ about 6 feet/high'. Numbered upper right above image in sepia ink, '1'.
Dimensions: image 5.6 h x 2.4 w cm sheet 9.4 h x 5.2 w cm book (closed) 9.4 h x 5.2 w cm book (open) 18.8 h x 5.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Wordsworth Collection, purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.992.1.11
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.