Mary Morton ALLPORT
Birmingham, England 1806
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1895
not titled Spotted handfish swimming in a bay
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in black pencil and pen and black ink; additions in watercolour Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper adhered to medium-weight cream card with patterned gilt decoration
Primary Insc: signed lower left within image in pen and black ink, 'MMA'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
image 12.3 h x 17.8 w cm sheet 13.0 h x 17.8 w cm
: Purchased 2014 Accession No
: NGA 2014.2086
- Album assembled by Sir Charles Du Cane Governor of Tasmania 1869 - 1874.
- At auction, London.
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Peter Arnold Antiquarian Books, Melbourne, 2014.