23 September 2004
GEORGE EDWARD MARSTON (1882-1940)
Hussey with his banjo on Elephant Island, June 1915
signed with initials, inscribed, dated and dedicated 'G.M./June 1915./"On April 14th 1915 - after months of/hardships we landed on Elephant Island"/To L.Hussey from G.Marston/in loving memory./Jan.9.32.'
pencil on brown paper
7½ x 4 5/8in. (19.1 x 10.7cm.)
Dr. Leonard Duncan Albert Hussey (1894-1965) and thence by descent to the present owner.
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