Image unavailable

Edith ADIE

England 1865 – 1947

  • working Australia c.1917

Oleanders, Government House Perth December 1915 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower left within image in brown watercolour, 'E.H. ADIE.'
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed on frame backing upper left to upper right in blue ballpoint pen, 'Swan River seen from govt. house gardens. about / 1900?' Inscribed on frame backing upper left to upper right in black pencil, 'Given to Rosamund by Uncle Herbert Tymms.' Inscribed on frame backing centre in black pencil, 'B515768 / $8 / G'.
Dimensions: sheet (sight) 25.4 h x 17.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Rosamund Dalziell in memory of her great-uncle, Dr Herbert Tymms, 2011.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1272
Provenance:
  • Collection of Herbert Tymms (a Perth-based surgeon), possibly bought from the artist's Perth exhibition of 1917.
  • Collection of Rosamund Dalziell, Inherited from her great-uncle, Herbert Tymms, .
  • Gifted to National Gallery of Australia, from Rosamund Dalziell.