Thomas BOCK, Mr Maddock Enlarge 1 /1

Thomas BOCK

Sutton Coldfield, England 1790 – Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1855

  • Australia from 1824

Mr Maddock 1855 Place made: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black pencil; additions in gouache and watercolour Support: thin smooth pale grey wove paper, subsequently lined
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left below image in black pencil, 'Bock delt. / 1855'. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no isncriptions.
Dimensions: image 34.5 h x 29.0 w cm sheet (sight) 34.5 h x 29.0 w cm sheet 37.3 h x 31.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter J Hack Fund 2014 100 Works for 100 Years
Accession No: NGA 2014.958
Provenance:
  • Australian Paintings, Melbourne: Leonard Joel, Melbourne, 23 May 1979, lot 567, as 'Portrait of John Henry Maddock' illustrated
  • At auction 'Antique Auction'. Hobart: Gowans Auctions, 15 March 2014, lot 83.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Gowans Auctions, Hobart, 15 March 2014, lot 83