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

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

A study in clay [recto]
not titled [sketch of a bear] [verso]
[Paris cafe [recto]; Sketches of a bear [verso]] 1901 Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black pencil, gouache and grey wash [recto]; drawing in black ink [verso] Support: wove cream cardboard

Primary Insc: Signed upper left in black ink, 'Geo.W.Lambert'. Inscribed and dated upper left in black ink, 'Paris 1901'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in blue pencil, '10367'. Inscribed verso lower edge in blue pencil, 'Paid 2-6-03'. Inscribed verso centre in red pencil, '103067'.
Dimensions: sheet (irregular) 21.2 h x 17.2 w cm image [recto] 18.1 h x 12.8 w cm image [verso] 9.2 h x 13.8 w cm sight 18.2 h x 12.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.714.98AB
  • With Artarmon Galleries, Sydney.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Artarmon Galleries, Sydney, 1977.