Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1915
Woollahra, New South Wales, Australia 1989
- Europe, Africa 1936-40
- Bali 1967-80
not titled [three figures in costume]
Materials & Technique:
drawings, watercolours, graphite; ink; paper; watercolour painting in watercolour, ink and wash over black pencil Support: white wove paper
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, 'The Lagos Elite of those days were as eccentric as they were / despotic'.
Tertiary Insc: Printed letterhead verso, 'AFRICA-ART CO. / Dealers in African & Oriental Arts Importers & Exporters / 12a WESTBOURNE GROVE, / LONDON, W.2'
image 21.0 h x 26.7 w cm sheet 21.0 h x 26.7 w cm
: Purchased 1973 Accession No
: NGA 73.664.37 Image rights
: Reproduced with permission from the Estate of the Late Donald Friend
- Purchased by the Acquisition Committee of the proposed Australian National Gallery, from Reinhart Hassert, art dealer, Sydney, March 1973.