St Petersburg, Russia 1873 – Cobbity, New South Wales, Australia 1930

  • Australia 1887-1900
  • France and England 1900-21
  • Australia from 1921

He showed a tremulous and dilapidated bushman how to play the instrument that he had bought [Stingaree stories] (1905) Place made: Chelsea, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, cardboard; gouache; graphite; ink drawing in black pencil, brush and ink wash and opaque white Support: sketching board

Primary Insc: signed upper right in opaque white, 'G.W.L. of N.S.W.'. not dated or titled.
Dimensions: sheet 27.2 h x 21.8 w cm sight 21.2 h x 17.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.713.28
  • With Artarmon Galleries, Sydney.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Artarmon Galleries, Sydney, 1977.