Dungog, New South Wales, Australia 1864
Taronga Park, New South Wales, Australia 1937
- England 1895-1905
- Aotearoa New Zealand c.1905
not titled [Gathering flowers, with Sydney Harbour in the background]
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Edition: edition unknown
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in plate, 'BE M INNS/93'.
Inscribed lower edge within plate mark in black pencil, 'To C L Smith Esq with Complt. of B E Minns'.
Inscribed verso upper right - lower right vertically in black pencil, 'To. C L Smith / Argyle / Sapphire / N.S.W./ from / B E Minns / B.E.M.'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso centre diagonal, in black pencil, 'C.L.Smith / Sapphire / Moree [?illeg]'.
Inscribed verso lower edge in black pencil, '090 1/4 mt 27 c Saturday Sure 12x12/ 5/3'. (27 encircled).
printed image 10.8 h x 15.4 w cm plate-mark 11.8 h x 16.4 w cm sheet 24.0 h x 28.8 w cm
: Purchased 1996 Accession No
: NGA 96.935 Subject
: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
- Gift to C.L. Smith, Argyle, Sapphire, N.S.W., from the artist.
- Unknown collection.
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from The Borough Galleries, Bendigo, Victoria, 1996