South Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1869 – London, England 1930

  • England 1897, France 1898-1900, England from 1900 with visits to Europe (1910, 1913, 1930) and Australia (1921)

not titled [Head of an old woman - five studies]. 1925 or 1926 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed lower left in black pencil, 'George J. Coates'. not dated. inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, '20. page of heads of a woman'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil 'VL24'. Inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'N' [in circle]. Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'N' [in circle].
Dimensions: image 43.0 h x 29.0 w cm sheet 56.2 h x 38.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.314
  • Purchased by the Acquisitions Committee [Australian National Gallery], from Langsam Galleries, Melbourne, 1973.