A. Henry FULLWOOD
Birmingham, England 1863
Waverley, New South Wales, Australia 1930
- Australia from 1883
- United States of America, England 1900-20
The preferential tariff donkey
London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique:
drawings, colour pencil; ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink and blue pencil Support: medium weight off-white card
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pen and ink, 'REMUS'.
signed verso lower right in black pen and ink, 'A.Henry Fullwood / 41 Kenilworth Court / Putney NSW'.
Titled verso from upper centre in blue pencil, 'The Preferential Tariff Donkey (or / Ass?) [underlined] / Balfour to Chamberlain / Tis no use you'll have to get another mount / both these fellows refuse to rise him and they / can ride most things [underlined] / (almost anything)?'.
inscribed across lower centre in black pencil, 'Balfour - Tis - no use Joe you'll have to get another mount / both these fellows refuse to ride him and they can ride most things'.
inscribed lower right in blue pencil, '(see back)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right on circular self-adhering sticker in black marker, 'M2'.
Printed verso upper right on rectangular self-adhering sticker in black and red ink, 'CHRISTIE'S / 448'.
sheet 27.0 h x 34.6 w cm
: Gift of the Fullwood family 2013. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program. Accession No
: NGA 2013.486
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the Fullwood family, May 2013.