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Alderstone, England 1851 – Bondi, New South Wales, Australia 1942

  • France 1869
  • Australia from 1878

On the banks of the Hawkesbury [(Boy leaning on a log); (Hawkesbury River)] 1885 Place made: Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right in ink, 'J R Ashton / 1885'.
Dimensions: sheet 29.2 h x 44.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1971
Accession No: NGA 71.96
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.], from Villiers Fine Art Pty Ltd, July 1971.