Henry Gilbert JONES
Swansea, Wales 1804
Eltham, Victoria, Australia 1888
not titled [South Eastern Aboriginals of Victoria, northern port natives]
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in black pencil Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre to lower right in black pencil, 'Original Drawing by / Henry Gilbert Jones / 1842 - 1845 / South Eastern Aboriginals [underlined] of Victoria / All three drawings are of the / Northern port Natives [underlined]'.
Inscribed verso lower right in pen and blue ink, '2 ½ x 3'.
image 7.0 h x 12.5 w cm sheet (irregular) 13.2 h x 24.3 w cm
: Purchased 2016 Accession No
: NGA 2016.277
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Douglas Stewart Fine Books, Melbourne, 2015.