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Periton, Devonshire, England 1818 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1880

  • Australia from 1839

not titled [Road to the Ballarat gold fields]. [Horseman and cottage] c.1853 Place made: Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour over drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed lower left in watercolour, 'S T G'. not dated. not titled.
Dimensions: sheet 9.1 h x 32.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1961
Accession No: NGA 61.58
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from Leonard Joel Pty Ltd, Melbourne, December 1961:
  • From 'Australiana: Eminent and Early Australian Paintings, Early lithographs, Legal Documents, Convict relics, Old armour etc'. Melbourne: Leonard Joel, 23-24 November, 1961, lot 475. This auction included 56 watercolours by S.T. Gill.