Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1819
The South Head Lyllie of New South Wales.
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour over drawing in black pencil Support: cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: presence of manufacturer's mark undetermined due to secondary support.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left in pen and black ink, 'J.W. Lewin. New South Wales /1810'.
Secondary Insc: inscribed verso lower left in ink, 'The South Head Lyllie of New South Wales - Grows 14 feet before it flowers -'
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso centre in black pencil, '535RJ'.
image 54.0 h x 43.5 w cm sheet 54.0 h x 43.5 w cm
: Purchased 2000 Accession No
: NGA 2000.4
- At auction, Christie's London 1968 [Hordern House Rare Books].
- Private collection Australia.
- With Hordern House Rare Books, In catalogue, 'Acquistions December 1995', Sydney: Hordern House Rare Books, December 1995, cat. no., 1 (illustrated).
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Hordern House Rare Books, Sydney, February 2000.