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The wreck of the Porpoise

pencil on grey paper laid down
12.0 × 25.2 cm irreg. (image) 17.3 × 26.6 cm (sheet) 23.8 × 33.5 cm (backing sheet)
inscribed in pen and brown ink on front of backing sheet l.r.: Boats crew picking up stragglers after the wreck of the Porpoise / on a coral reef off the S. E. Coast of Australia
Accession Number
Australian Prints & Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The Joseph Brown Collection. Presented through the NGV Foundation by Dr Joseph Brown AO OBE, Honorary Life Benefactor, 2004
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display