Australia from c.1875, South Africa 1892-94, France and England 1894-1904, Australia from 1904
oil on canvas
x 68.5 (w)
Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide,
Elder Bequest Fund in 1900
The title of this work, Inseparables, suggests this young girl’s love of reading. Within the safe and structured world her room, without a window or a view to the outside, the girl still gains access to the ideas of the wider world through her book.