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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

not titled [Study for painting 'Persecution']. 1950 or 1951 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in blue ballpoint pen, ink wash, gouache, black pencil and red ink grid Support: cream cartridge paper with thin paper overlaid in upper left and lower right corners

Primary Insc: signed lower right in ballpoint pen, 'R'. not dated. not titled.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '32' [in circle].
Dimensions: image 30.7 h x 46.0 w cm sheet 38.2 h x 56.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.182.36
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.