Crutched Friars, England 1801 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1878

  • Australia from 1835

Burrangalong Cavern from the gallery near south entrance 1843 or 1844 Place made: Trunkey, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; graphite; paper drawing in brush and ink and black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and black ink, 'C. Martens'. not dated. inscribed lower left in pen and black ink, 'Burrangalong Cavern/from the Gallery near South Entrance'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, 'i7547' [encircled]. Inscribed verso centre in black pencil, '5'. Inscribed verso centre left in black pencil, '18x14/ 7/9'. Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, '5 drawings/Pack' [and other inscriptions not recorded].
Dimensions: sheet 18.3 h x 29.6 w cm sight 18.8 h x 30.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.428
  • Collection of Percy Garling (who was related to the 19th century Australian watercolour painter Frederick Garling).
  • Family collection, by descent.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Tony Palmer, Sydney, 1989.