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Sydenham, London, England 1893 – Willoughby, New South Wales, Australia 1977

  • England and Europe 1923-33
  • Tahiti 1933-34
  • Australia from 1935

Sweet Williams 1940 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black pencil and watercolour wash Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in watercolour, 'Raokin. / 40'. Signed, titled and Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'Weaver Hawkins / Sweet Williams / 4 gns'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, '16' [in circle].
Dimensions: image 39.5 h x 57.3 w cm sheet 39.5 h x 57.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.182.8
Image rights: The Estate of H.F Weaver Hawkins
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, acting on behalf of the artist, April 1976.