John GLOVER, Sketchbook no. 79; mainly of landscapes and scenes in England and Wales Enlarge 1 /3
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Houghton-on-the-Hill, Leicester, England 1767 – Deddington, Tasmania, Australia 1849

  • Australia from 1831 c.1832 - c.1849 Deddington, near Ben Lomond, Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) 1831 - 1832 Hobart, Van Diemen's Land , Hobart, Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) 1805 - 1830 London, England, UK 1794 - 1805 Lichfield, Staffordshire, England, UK

Sketchbook no. 79
mainly of landscapes and scenes in England and Wales
1802-c1808 Description: [173] leaves with [195] compositions on [169] leaves (cardboard and leather cover)

Collection Title: Sketchbook no.79; mainly of landscapes and scenes in England and Wales, 1802 - about 1805.
Page: collection record
Place made: England Wales
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, graphite; ink; paper; watercolour drawings in pen and brush and ink, black pencil and watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: K3/8120
Dimensions: cover 23.6 h x 19.6 w cm sheet 23.2 h x 18.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.7.1-169
  • With the artist until his death in 1849.
  • By descent to John Glover junior, the artist?s son.
  • Purchased by Dr Henry Hadley of the 99th Regiment, the sketchbook selected on his behalf by James Crear, from John Glover junior, Patterdale, Van Diemen?s Land, 20 July 1850 [receipt and letter pasted onto front endpaper].
  • By descent to Emma Hadley [inscription on label on front cover]
  • With Thomas Agnew & Sons, Ltd., London, by January 1993.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thomas Agnew & Sons, Ltd., London, February 1984.