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

  • France 1869
  • Australia from 1878

(Garden wall) [recto] (Three female figures) [verso] (1885)
Collection Title: Sketchbook mainly of figures and groups, including some of Ashton family (Sketchbook 5)
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawing in pen and black ink and wash, black pencil, watercolour and gouache Support: thin cream wove paper

Dimensions: sheet 12.6 h x 17.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Richard Ashton, the artist’s son, Sydney, 1977.