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

  • England 1898, 1900

From front of R.M.J's cottage [recto]
Looking up River Derwent from south ide of Shag Bay [verso]
24 February 1893 Place made: (South East), Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black pencil with watercolour [recto]; drawing in black pencil [verso] Support: cream handmade paper

Primary Insc: Not sigend. Dated and titled recto lower left in black pencil, 'From front of R.M.J's cottage / 24/2/93'. Titled verso lower left in black pencil, 'Looking up R. Derwent / from s side of Shag Bay'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed recto upper left in blue crayon (?) '42'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 21.0 h x 45.6 w cm image (verso) 25.0 h x 45.6 w cm sheet 28.9 h x 45.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.216AB
  • 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 681 (part)