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Hugh RAMSAY

Glasgow, Scotland 1877 – Clydebank', Essendon, Melbourne , Victoria, Australia 1906

  • Australia from 1878
  • England and France 1900-02

Sketchbook of trees, animals, classical and contemporary figures, heads and houses after 1897 Description: [41] leaves with [46] compositions on [32] leaves (cardboard cover)

Collection Title: Sketchbook of trees, animals, classical and contemporary figures, heads and houses
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, graphite; conté crayon; paper; watercolour drawing in black pencil, conté crayon and watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: Inscribed inside front cover u.c., conte 'Hugh Ramsay'. Inscribed inside front cover u.r., ink 'Harry Ramsay, Scotch College 3/9/97'
Tertiary Insc: Round label on front cover inscribed '5'.
Dimensions: cover 22.4 h x 17.6 w cm sheet 22.4 h x 17.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mr and Mrs J.O. Wicking 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.1018.1-46
Provenance:
  • With the artist until his death in 1906.
  • By descent to Janet Wicking, niece of the artist.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from John and Janet Wicking, Melbourne, December 1995.