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Australian water nymphs on Broken River
(19th century)

painted process woodblock
35.4 × 21.6 × 2.3 cm (block)
inscribed in brush and white gouache l.l.: JWC
inscribed in blue pencil l.l.: Reduce to / 8½ x 6
inscribed in pencil l.c.l.: Australian Water Nymphs / (...illeg.) / on Broken River / JW Curtis
inscribed in blue pencil l.c.: Broken Creek
inscribed in pen and brown ink on paper label c.l.: of Goulburn at Shepparto
incised and stamped in ink c.l.: C. WELLS INVENTOR (...illeg.) LONDON
inscribed (vertically) in blue pencil on reverse c.r.: Used for Process (underlined)
Accession Number
Australian Prints & Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Bequest of Flora McDonald Anderson, 1988
Gallery location
Not on display