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

  • France 1869
  • Australia from 1878

not titled [Lady seated]. [Chalk drawing of a lady seated; (Lady)] September 1888 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in colour pastels Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right in pastel, 'J R Ashton / Sep 1888'
Tertiary Insc: inscribed loose slip stored with old worksheet, 'Chalk drawing by Julian Ashton 1888 / restored / by [?] Ashen Dec 67'
Dimensions: sheet 19.4 h x 15.0 w cm sight 18.7 h x 14.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.59.21
  • With the artist at his death in 1942.
  • By descent to Richard Ashton, the artist's son.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Richard Ashton, Sydney, April 1977.