W.C. PIGUENIT, Hell's Gates, Davey River, Tasmania. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1898, 1900

Hell's Gates, Davey River, Tasmania. 1871 Place made: Davey River, (South West), Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour over drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. titled lower right in black pencil, ' 'Hell's Gates' / Davey River / Tasmania'. inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil ' 'Hell's Gates', Davey River / from the South End'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 25.6 h x 35.9 w cm sheet 25.6 h x 35.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.199
  • 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 671 (part)