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Aberdeen, Scotland 1862 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1935

  • Africa 1881-86
  • Australia from 1886

"Up at our place we've got a new brother ..." 8 January 1925 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; ink; paper drawing in pen and ink; brush and ink and black pencil Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: signed centre right in pen and black ink 'D. H. S'. not dated. Titled in image in pen and black ink 'Up at our place, / We've got a new brother...'.
Secondary Insc: (See Notes for full text.)
Tertiary Insc: Dated verso on label, centre in black pencil, '8/1/25'. Inscribed lower centre in black pencil, '- 4 -'. Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, '534/177'.
Dimensions: image 22.9 h x 15.4 w cm sheet 28.6 h x 18.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John Brackenreg 1977.
Accession No: NGA
  • With the artist until his death in 1935.
  • Estate of the artist.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Sydney, May 1977.