William WESTALL, not titled [Cape Wilberforce]. Enlarge 1 /1

William WESTALL

England 1781 – 1850

  • Australian waters 1801-05

not titled [Cape Wilberforce]. c.1835 Place made: Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour over underdrawing in black pencil, with varnished highlights Support: cream wove paper

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right in pen and black ink, 'W. Westall / 1802'. not titled.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, 'Cape Wilberforce Australia discovered by Capt. Flinders in HMS Investigator 1802'.
Dimensions: image 17.8 h x 26.2 w cm sheet 17.8 h x 26.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.527
Provenance:
  • Gnaton House, Yealmpton, Plymouth, Devon, UK