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Alderstone, England 1851 – Bondi, New South Wales, Australia 1942

  • France 1869
  • Australia from 1878

The dry summer 1884 Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right in pen and ink, 'J R Ashton / 1884'
Dimensions: sheet 44.4 h x 69.5 w cm sight 42.8 h x 68.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Frank McDonald 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.857
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thirty Victoria Street [gallery], Sydney, November 1976.