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Sea scene
wash and ink with white highlights over pencil
14.2 × 10.0 cm (comp.) 18.0 × 11.6 cm (sheet)
inscribed in pencil u.c.: 2.
inscribed in pencil (in comp.) c.: Rocking on the / highest billows / Laughing / at the / storm you / meet
inscribed in pencil on reverse u.c.-l.r.: if you / cannot / (...illeg.) the / ocean / sail / Among the fastest fleet.
Accession Number
Australian Prints & Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mrs Beardsley, 1984
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