Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1912 – 1996

  • England 1950 - 1951

To the south seas. B.P. & Co. Ltd. c.1934-1951 Description: work comprises watercolour sketch and lettering
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour over drawing in black pencil Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: May have been produced at East Sydney Technical College c. 1934 (now National Art School), or in 1950-1951 while studying at the Central School of Arts and Crafts, London (now Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design).
Primary Insc: signed lower right below image in black pencil, 'Una Foster'. not dated. not titled. inscribed lower left centre to lower right below image (a) in black pencil, 'TO / THE SOUTH SEAS. / B.P. & CO. LTD'. inscribed lower left below image in black pencil, 'Roughout'.
Dimensions: image 21.2 h x 14.3 w cm sheet (folded) 25.0 h x 14.3 w cm sheet (open) 25.0 h x 28.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Laurie and Robyn Curley, 2012.
Accession No: NGA 2012.323
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Laurie and Robyn Curley, New South Wales, 2012