Collection Online
An emigrant's thoughts of home
Medium
oil on cardboard
Measurements
60.7 × 47.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Inscription
inscribed in red paint l.l.: M.Claxton. / 1859
Accession Number
A8-1974
Department
Australian Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by the National Gallery Women's Association, 1974
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Gallery 5
Level 2, NGV Australia
Subjects (general)
Emotions and Mental States Marines and Seascapes
Subjects (specific)
aprons (protective wear) boats emigrants headscarves immigration oceans seas women (female humans)

Frame

FRAME: Original, maker unknown, surface not original