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

  • Australia from 1878
  • England and France 1900-02

(Game of draughts) [recto]
(three medallion forms) [verso]
between 1894 and 1900 Description: William Ramsay and John Ramsay playing draughts
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper (exercize book paper, blue-lined)

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed recto lower left in black pencil, 'William Ramsay'. Inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'John Ramsay'.
Dimensions: sheet 18.5 h x 24.4 w cm image A 13.0 h x 24.4 w cm image B 4.8 h x 24.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mr and Mrs J.O. Wicking 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.1053AB
  • 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.