Jessie SIMPSON, Enlarge 1 /1


Victoria, Australia 1883 – Perth, Western Australia, Australia 1965

"Come to the manger in Bethlehem..." [Christmas card] c.1917 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and ink and gold paint Support: paper laid on cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and black ink, 'JWS [in monogram]'. not dated.
Secondary Insc: (See 'Notes' for full text of card).
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in ballpoint pen, 'By Jessie Simpson (Mrs Eric Watts) circa 1917. / gift of Frances Derham'.
Dimensions: image 10.8 h x 19.8 w cm sheet 13.6 h x 22.6 w cm backing 19.0 h x 27.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Frances Derham 1983.
Accession No: NGA 83.6
  • Frances Derham ? - 1982.