Weaver HAWKINS, Mother and child, Malta Enlarge 1 /1

On display on Level 1


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

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

Mother and child, Malta 1925 Place made: Mdina, Malta island, Malta
Materials & Technique: paintings, oil on canvas

Primary Insc: signed and dated in monogram, lower centre, in oil: 'HWH 25'
Secondary Insc: titled to verso on support, centre, in charcoal: 'MOTHER AND CHILD'; Inscribed verso on support, upper centre, in charcoal: 'H WEAVER HAWKINS'
Dimensions: 69.0 h x 89.5 w cm Frame 76.0 h x 96.5 w x 3.6 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.354
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.