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Will ASHTON

Clifton, Yorkshire, England 1881 – Mosman, New South Wales, Australia 1963

  • Australia from 1884. Worked in Europe and Australia

The canal Brescon, Martigues c1925 Materials & Technique: paintings, oil on canvas

Primary Insc: Inscribed reverse stretcher u.l.,pencil"The Canal Brescon/Martigues South of France. Signed l.r. black oil "Will Ashton" not dated
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed reverse frame centre r&l, pencil "Foreign Affairs" Inscribed reverse stretcher l.l, blue ball point pen"474/2Legend Press" Inscribed reverse support upper c. ,pencil "Hold (upside down) Colour Block" Inscribed reverse stretcher u.r.,pencil "4", with a circle around the numera Inscribed reverse backing board l.r., fibre-tipped pen, "SIR WILL ASHTON/THE CANAL BRESCON MARTIGUES/South of France"
Dimensions: 51.0 h x 61.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of S H Ervin 1962
Accession No: NGA 62.57