Thomas Briggs ASHTON
United States of America
- Italy 1845-47
- lived in England by 1851
Sketchbook of Italian rural and urban scenes (Sketchbook 3)
between 1845 and 1847 Description: leaves with  compositions on  leaves (cardboard cover)
Collection Title: Sketchbook of Italian rural and urban scenes (Sketchbook 3)
Materials & Technique:
drawings, sketchbooks, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper
Primary Insc: Inscribed inside front cover upper left in black pencil, 'Thos. B. Ashton/Naples/April 27. 1845'.
Inscribed inside front cover pencil, 'Sketch Book 3'. Inscribed inside back cover pencil, 'Sketch Book No. 3/Back of book'.
cover 19.2 h x 14.6 w cm sheet 18.5 h x 13.8 w cm
: Purchased 1977 Accession No
: NGA 126.96.36.199-20
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Richard Ashton, the artist’s grandson, Sydney, 1977.