Christchurch, New Zealand 1904
- UK, Europe 1924-27
- Australia from 1928
Study for painting 'Night convoy, New Guinea'
between 1942 and 1945)
Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in black pencil squared up with one inch grid in black pencil Support: buff paper
Primary Insc: signed and titled lower edge in black pencil, 'JAMES COOK STUDY FOR PAINTING 'NIGHT CONVOY, NEW GUINEA'.
inscribed on truck as part of work in black pencil, 'LOAD 15 CWT'.
inscribed upper centre in black pencil, 'Truck holds six men each side'.
image 22.8 h x 28.8 w cm sheet 27.5 h x 37.4 w cm
: NGA 00.36
- Acquired by the National Gallery of Australia, from an unidentified source, before 1999.