Ballarat, Victoria, Australia 1864
Looe, England 1939
- France, England 1890-93, from 1897
The green vase
c.1923 Description: recto
Dieppe, Haute-Normandie, Département de la Seine-Maritime, France
Materials & Technique:
drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour and gouache Support: cardboard
Primary Insc: signed lower left in brush and black ink, 'D Davies'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left upside down in black pencil, '193 / The green / vase /8 8'.
Inscribed verso upper left upside down in black pencil, '84/85' .
Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, '22' (in circle).
Inscribed verso upper right in black ink, 'No 28'.
Inscribed verso centre right on label in red pencil, 'No / 23'.
image 38.0 h x 31.6 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 31.6 w cm
: Purchased 1979 Accession No
: NGA 79.1583A
- Collection the artist's grandchildren, by descent.
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the Malvern Fine Art Gallery, 1979, from the exhibition 'David Davies: the expatriate period', Melbourne, Malvern Fine Art Gallery, 1978, cat. no.23. The exhibition was organised by London art dealer Tony Cowden, the works sourced from the artists grandchildren.