George W. LAMBERT, He was groping with outstretched hands Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

He was groping with outstretched hands (1904-05) Place made: Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, cardboard; gouache; graphite; ink drawing in black pencil, brush and ink wash and opaque white Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: signed upper right in pen and black ink, 'G.W.LAMBERT'. not dated. not titled.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left in black pencil, '...[illeg]'. Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, 'Vol 29 p123'; upper left in black pencil, 'No. 1'; centre in black pencil, '49518'; centre left in black pencil, 'Feb 05'. Inscribed verso centre on label in pen and black ink, 'This original drawing by G W Lambert...(illeg)'.
Dimensions: sheet 27.0 h x 21.8 w cm sight 25.4 h x 19.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.714.97
  • With Artarmon Galleries, Sydney.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Artarmon Galleries, Sydney, 1977.