Arthur BURGESS, Crossing the bar. Enlarge 1 /1


Bombala, New South Wales, Australia 1879 – England 1957

  • England from 1901

Crossing the bar. [Crossing in 4 - steamship making passage between reefs] 1940's Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour and gouache Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in gouache, 'ARTHUR J. W. BURGESS'. not dated . Titled lower left in black pencil, 'Crossing in 4'.
Tertiary Insc: stamp verso centre left, 'Arthur J. W. Burgess / 2 Marlborough Studios / 12A Finchley Road. N.W.'.
Dimensions: image 23.0 h x 33.2 w cm sheet 25.4 h x 35.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of S H Ervin 1962
Accession No: NGA 62.94
  • Gift to the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from S.H. Ervin, Sydney, August 1962.