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image: Conservation record photograph: the unfaded blue pigment in the margin area is visible on the left edge. William Westall 'Cape Wilberforce'�1802 watercolour, pencil�and gum arabic on paper Collection of the National Gallery of Australia

Conservation record photograph: the unfaded blue pigment in the margin area is visible on the left edge.

William Westall
born England 1781 died England 1850
Australia 1801–05 on Flinders expedition; Japan, China, India after 1805

Cape Wilberforce 1802
watercolour, pencil  and gum arabic on paper
17.8 x 26.2cm image
17.8 x 26.2cm sheet

Collection of the National Gallery of Australia