Darmstadt, Germany 1808
Bulloo, Queensland, Australia 1861
Materials & Technique:
drawings, watercolours, gouache; paper; watercolour painting in watercolour with highlights in white bodycolour Support: buff paper on card
Manufacturer's Mark: presence of manufacturer's mark undetermined due to secondary support.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right adjacent image in black ink, 'L. Becker. / 1852.'
titled lower left to lower centre below image in black ink, 'Kanjawerkie.'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
sheet 12.0 h x 9.5 w cm
: Purchased 2011 Accession No
: NGA 2011.855
- Robert J. Flaherty, F.R.G.S., Vermont, United States of America.
- By desent, Private Collection, Finland.
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sotheby's Australia, Melbourne, 2011;
- From the auction, 'Important Australian Art', Melbourne: Sotheby's Australia, 17 May 2011, lot, 36 (part).