Southwark, Surrey, England 1822
Edenbridge, Kent, England 1908
S.S. Somersetshire, nearing Melbourne.
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 25
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 within image in black pencil, 'Getting near Melbourne'.
Inscribed lower centre to lower right within image in black pencil, '[illeg.]'
Inscribed on album page centre to centre right below image in black ink, 'S.S. Somersetshire, 'nearing Melbourne'. Febr: 1877.'
image 12.0 h x 16.0 w cm sheet 12.0 h x 16.0 w cm
: Purchased 2010 Accession No
: NGA 2010.926.25.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.