La Perouse, Botany Bay in 1854
watercolour, gouache on paper
56.0 x 106.5
Signature & date
Signed l.l. "Edward Combes". Not dated.
Gift of the artist's family 1895
Not on display
Shown in 1 exhibition
Australian art in the 1870s:
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 25 Jun 1976–02 Aug 1976
- National Gallery of Victoria [St Kilda Road], Melbourne 28 Oct 1976–21 Nov 1976
Referenced in 2 publications
Australian watercolour painters: 1780 to the present day, 'The 1880s and 1890s: Victoria and New South Wales', pg. 62-81, Sydney, 1989, 72 (illus.).
Daily telegraph, 'Art Society's Exhibition. Third notice - water colors.', Sydney, 05 Sep 1892, page unknown. AGNSW press clippings book 1884-1896, pg. 80a.