Mary Morton ALLPORT

Birmingham, England 1806 – Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1895

attributed to

  • Australia from 1831

Mount Wellington, from hall door, Aldridge Lodge 1840's Place made: Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, ink; paper drawing in pen and brown ink and wash Support: off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled verso centre in black ink [discoloured], 'Mount Wellington, from Hall door / Aldridge Lodge.' inscribed verso centre in black pencil, 'Seedling Peony in foreground from / M.A. Allport's seed -'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 8.8 h x 12.2 w cm sheet (sight) 8.8 h x 12.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2012
Accession No: NGA 2012.37
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from a private collection, Tasmania, 2012