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Preparatory drawing for Government House tapestry commission #3

pencil and watercolour
18.1 × 26.8 cm (image) 21.1 × 29.7 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria
inscribed in pencil (in image) u.r.: CRASPEDIA VARIABILIS / Billy-buttons
inscribed in pencil (in image) c.r.: GLOSSODIA MAJOR / Wax-lip Orchid
inscribed in pencil (in image) l.r.: VIOLA BETONICAFOLIA / Showy Violet
inscribed in pencil below image l.c. : KENNEDIA PROSTRATA / Running Postman
inscribed in pencil (in image) l.l.: CELMISIA SERICOPHYLLA / Silky Daisy
inscribed in pencil (in image) u.l.: WAHLENBERGIA CERACEA / Waxy Bluebell
inscribed in pencil u.c.–l.c.: (working notes)
Accession Number
Australian Prints & Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through the NGV Foundation by Margaret Stones, Governor, 2006
© Courtesy of the artist
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