George BOURNE | Esperance Bay

active 1895-1910

Esperance Bay c.1898
Not signed. Not dated. Titled [on separate sheet] lower centre below image in sepia ink, 'Esperance Bay'.
image 18.0 (h) x 67.6 (w) cm
The Wordsworth Collection, purchased 2010
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
NGA 2010.1003

George Bourne was a topographical artist, who lived in the South West. Bourne typically depicted scenes around the areas where he lived and worked. In this watercolour he depicted the Grace Darling, the Flinders and a coal hulk.

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