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

  • Australia from 1878
  • England and France 1900-02

A squall at sea 1900 Description: Sketch of weeping child on ship
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed, dated and inscribed upper right in black pencil, 'A Squpper left/ at Sea'/HR inv & del/28.10.0'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed recto u.l., pencil '24' and verso u.r., pencil '25' (page numbers). (Jokes verso not transcribed.)
Dimensions: sheet 6.3 h x 7.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mr and Mrs J.O. Wicking 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.1034
  • 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.