[Drawings of Aboriginal Australians, ca 1813-1819] / attributed to R. Browne]

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Record title

[Drawings of Aboriginal Australians, ca 1813-1819] / attributed to R. Browne]

Call numbers

DGA 3

Record identifier

16AJqxDn

[Drawings of Aboriginal Australians, ca 1813-1819] / attributed to R. Browne]

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[Drawings of Aboriginal Australians, ca 1813-1819] / attributed to R. Browne]

Full title

[Drawings of Aboriginal Australians, ca 1813-1819] / attributed to R. Browne]

Date

[ca 1813-1819]

Call Numbers

DGA 3

Record Identifier

16AJqxDn
Physical Description

Contents

Drawings - 32.5 x 25.5 cm (or smaller) - 5 watercolours
Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Artist died before 1955

Please acknowledge: : Dixson Galleries, State Library of New South Wales

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Issue Copy

Digitised

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

1. Natives fishing in a bark canoe. Titled beneath image. Inscribed lower left `New South Wales 1819'; at lower right `R. Browne Delt 27 Philip Street Sydney. On the reverse is inscribed, in different (and probably later) hands, `I. Hope / Southampton' and `Mr Slade'
2. Mimora. On the reverse is inscribed, in different (and probably later) hand...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

[Drawings of Aboriginal Australians, ca 1813-1819] / attributed to R. Browne]

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

`Natives fishing in a bark canoe' is the only work titled, signed and dated. The dating of the other works is from comparison to similar drawings in the collection. The works have also been drawn on Whatman paper dated 1813 `Ginatoo (Pussey Cat) was a well known female Aborigine who lived in Sydney ... She was murdered by Wawyanee a native of the...

Signature / Inscriptions

Only DGA 3 f. 1 is titled, signed and dated

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Francis Edwards Ltd as part of the Dixson bequest, 1954

Exhibited in

A Rage for Curiosity

Treasures of Newcastle from the Macquarie Era

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

DGA 3

Record Identifier

16AJqxDn

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Reference code

411337

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