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Helena SCOTT

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1832 – Harris Park, New South Wales, Australia 1910

Design for silver mountings on blotting pads presented to Prince Edward and Prince George 1880 Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, cardboard; graphite; ink drawing in pen and ink and black pencil Support: thin grey cardboard

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower edge in black pencil, 'H Forde 1880'. Inscribed lower edge in black pencil, 'Design for silverwork on/outside covers of Blotting pads presented to Prince Eddie and Prince George by Mr Holt/carried out by Hardy Jewellower rightHunter St'.
Dimensions: sheet 35.6 h x 28.4 w cm image 27.0 h x 22.1 w cm sight 33.8 h x 26.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John McPhee 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.294
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, February 1988.