Datchet, Buckinghamshire, England 1816
Ballarat, Victoria, Australia 1880
Wylee and Wylee's wife
Collection Title: not titled [notebook including '11 sketches of King Georges Sound native 1844 & 1852']
Page: page 11
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, 'This Native went overalnd/ with Mr Eyre fm Adelaide/ to K.G.S. in 1840.'
Titled centre right beside images in black pencil, 'Wylee/ Wylee's wife Gelganon'. [?name slightly illeg]
Numbered upper and centre right beside images in sepia ink, '2' and '3'.
image 1 3.8 h x 2.4 w cm image 2 3.8 h x 1.5 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
: The Wordsworth Collection, purchased 2010 Accession No
: NGA 2010.992.1.12 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.