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Enfield, England 1901 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1989

  • Australia from 1902
  • England, France 1922

Season's Greetings 1940
Collection Title: Album of original art works assembled by R H Croll
Page: page 19, top
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: albums, drawings, drawing in pen and black ink, with gouache and gold paint Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower left below image in black watercolour, 'Sybil Craig'. Inscribed inside card, 'Mr & Mrs Croll / with my very kind regards./ Xmas 1940'.
Dimensions: sheet 9.8 h x 7.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Roger Butler 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.592.27
  • The album was assembled by Robert Henderson Croll (1869-1947), writer, biorgrapher, art historian. (see ADB, vol.8, pp154-5).
  • The Croll estate was sold by the book dealer Kenneth Hince (Melbourne) and Malvern Fine Art Gallery Melbourne.
  • The album was acquired by Roger Butler from Malvern Fine Art Gallery prior to 1981.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Roger Butler, Canberra, June 1996.