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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1836 – Hunters Hill, New South Wales, Australia 1914

  • England 1898, 1900

Mt Byron, Lake Petrarch, Vale of Cuvier, Tasmania [recto]
not titled [Mountain and lake] [verso]
c.1887 Place made: Cuvier Valley, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and ink and watercolour over traces of black pencil [recto]: drawing in black pencil with watercolour [verso] Support: cream Whatman type paper

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. titled recto lower right in black pencil, 'Mt Byron / Lake Petrarch / Vale of Cuvier. Tas.'. not titled verso.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right in blue crayon '33'.
Dimensions: image 25.7 h x 35.9 w cm sheet 25.7 h x 35.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.196AB
  • Dr. Clifford Craig, Launceston, Tasmania.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Van Diemen's Land and Tasmania: The Dr. Clifford Craig Collection, Sydney: Christie, Manson & Woods [auction], 13-15 October 1975, lot 669 (part)