Item 4: Sketchbook comprising mainly natural history drawings / Louisa Calvert (nee Atkinson)

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Item 4: Sketchbook comprising mainly natural history drawings / Louisa Calvert (nee Atkinson)

Call numbers

PXA 4499

Record identifier

1Dr4xKE9

Item 4: Sketchbook comprising mainly natural history drawings / Louisa Calvert (nee Atkinson)

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/1Dr4xKE9/0QaDK06pJMGlq

Item 4: Sketchbook comprising mainly natural history drawings / Louisa Calvert (nee Atkinson)

Full title

Item 4: Sketchbook comprising mainly natural history drawings / Louisa Calvert (nee Atkinson)

Date

1855-1872

Call Numbers

PXA 4499

Record Identifier

1Dr4xKE9

Formats

Physical Description

Contents

1 sketchbook (180 pages) - 27.7 x 19.2 x 1.3 cm - quarter bound on marbled boards, and with marbled edges

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Item

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Out of copyright

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

Physical Access Conditions

Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian

Issue Copy

Partly Digitised : 10 pages only selected for digitisation

Microfilm : CY 1937, frames 1-98

More information

SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Sketchbook comprises bird drawings, botanical studies, insect studies, a fine drawing of a lobster, drawings of Atkinson's family home at Oldbury, near Sutton Forrest, and copies of European art works. The majority of the drawings are in watercolour, but there are also a number of pen and ink drawings.

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Item 4: Sketchbook comprising mainly natural history drawings / Louisa Calvert (nee Atkinson)

NOTES

General note

Digital order no:Album ID : 982612

Signature / Inscriptions

Inscribed on fly leaf in pencil "Louisa Snowden A. Calvert."
Many of the drawings are annotated

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Miss Janet Cosh, Nov 1961

Exhibited in

The work of art - Australian women writers and artists

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXA 4499

Record Identifier

1Dr4xKE9

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/1Dr4xKE9/0QaDK06pJMGlq

OTHER IDENTIFIERS

Reference code

80389

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