Tom ROBERTS, Crying baby (Caleb Roberts) Enlarge 1 /1


Dorchester, England 1856 – Kallista, Victoria, Australia 1931

  • Australia from 1869
  • England, Europe 1881- 85, 1903-23

Crying baby (Caleb Roberts) [Sketch for Caleb Roberts] 1898 Title Notes: Topliss catalogue no. 303; email from Lisa Roberts
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Creation Notes: Topliss Tom Roberts: A Catalogue Raisonné p. 156.
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in colour pastels Support: canvas subsequently mounted on cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 25.5 h x 24.7 w cm canvas 33.0 h x 27.9 w cm backing board 33.0 h x 27.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Lisa Roberts 2016
Accession No: NGA 2016.68
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Lisa Roberts, Sydney, 2016.