George W. LAMBERT, The difficulty of Adolphus Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

The difficulty of Adolphus [Two men smoking (Illustration)] (1898) Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and black ink Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: signed upper right in pen and black ink, 'Geo.W.Lambert'. not dated. not titled.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper centre in blue ballpoint pen, '(26) / 16 x 14 ivory'. Inscribed verso centre in black pencil, 'No 125'.
Dimensions: sheet (irregular) 21.4 h x 28.1 w cm image 16.0 h x 23.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.714.122
  • With Artarmon Galleries, Sydney.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Artarmon Galleries, Sydney, 1977.