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

  • England 1898, 1900

(1) On the South Esk near Avoca (2) St. Paul's Dome from South Esk near Avoca (3) At Ben Lomond marshes c.1880 Place made: Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, drawing in pen and black ink, black pencil and sepia ink wash Support: three drawings on one sheet

Primary Insc: not signed or dated. Titled lower left of image 1 in pen and ink, 'On the S. Esk near Avoca'. Titled lower left of image 2 in pen and ink, 'St Paul's Dome from S. Esk near Avoca'. Titled lower left of image 3 in pen and ink, 'At Ben Lomond marshes'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in blue crayon, '72'.
Dimensions: image 1 13.8 h x 18.9 w cm image 2 13.8 h x 19.0 w cm image 3 14.6 h x 37.9 w cm sheet 28.4 h x 37.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.222
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Tasmania
  • 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 685 (part)