Hal GYE, Beef tea Enlarge 1 /1


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1888 – Eltham, Victoria, Australia 1967

Beef tea (1914-15) Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: cream wove paper

Primary Insc: signed lower left of image in black pencil, 'Hal Gye'. not dated. Titled centre of sheet in black pencil, 'Beef Tea'.
Secondary Insc: Signed and inscribed lower right of sheet in black pencil 'Facsimile illustration/.Hal:Gye.'. Inscribed lower left of sheet in black pencil 'The Sentimental Bloke'.
Dimensions: image 12.7 h x 10.0 w cm sheet 27.4 h x 20.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.1149.13
  • Alan Queale, Brisbane. Bequeathed to the Australian National Gallery by Alan Queale, Brisbane, 1982. Alan Queale Bequest accepted by the Australian National Gallery, 1983.