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

  • Australia from 1878
  • England and France 1900-02

Battle of the Nile [recto]
(Female figure and hot air balloon) [verso]
c.1890 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and purple ink Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed recto u.r. and l.r., ink 'H Ramsay'. not dated. inscribed lower edge, ink 'Battle of the Nile/AD1798'.
Dimensions: sheet 18.4 h x 24.0 w cm image A 13.1 h x 18.8 w cm image B 13.2 h x 8. w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mr and Mrs J.O. Wicking 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.1054AB
  • 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.