Southwark, Surrey, England 1822
Edenbridge, Kent, England 1908
Preparing for port.
Collection Title: Album of sketches [views of Europe, Saint Helena and from voyage on S.S. Somersetshire; views of Adelaide and the Barossa Valley, South Australia]
Page: page 23
Materials & Technique:
drawings, graphite; ink; paper; watercolour drawing in pen and ink and watercolour over black pencil Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper tipped into album
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Primary Insc: Inscribed lower left to lower right within image in black pencil, 'Lat. 46 [degrees]:57' / Long. 102 [degrees]:15' / Preparing for port. / Febr. 21st 1877.'
Inscribed on album page centre to centre right below image in black pen and ink, 'Preparing for Port. Febr: 21st. 1877.'
image 15.4 h x 11.7 w cm sheet 15.4 h x 11.7 w cm
: Purchased 2010 Accession No
: NGA 2010.926.23.A
- Collection of the artist.
- Thence by descent to private collection, England.
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia from Bonhams, Exploration and Travel, London, 15 September 2010.