Crutched Friars, England 1801
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1878
not titled [Sydney Harbour].
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, watercolours, gouache; ink; paper; watercolour painting in watercolour, gouache and black ink Support: thin cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left in pen and black ink, 'C Martens / 1849'.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso, on mount now removed and lost, '3'.
inscribed verso label from Walker's Galleries Ltd, 118 New Bond Street, London W1 (now lost), 'Sydney Harbour,/New South Wales / Artist Conrad Martens /(fl. 1834-1878)'; the label carried the date '1931'.
sheet 30.7 h x 45.5 w cm sight 29.8 h x 44.9 w cm
: John B. Pye Bequest 1963 Accession No
: NGA 63.11
- With Walker's Galleries, 118 New Bond St, London.
- Collection of John B. Pye.
- Bequest to the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from John B. Pye, Sydney, May 1963.