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Series 48: Passerines, 1968-2012 / drawn by William T. Cooper

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Record title

Series 48: Passerines, 1968-2012 / drawn by William T. Cooper

Call numbers

PXD 1440/Boxes 04-07

Record identifier

1bGWekxY

Series 48: Passerines, 1968-2012 / drawn by William T. Cooper

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Series 48: Passerines, 1968-2012 / drawn by William T. Cooper

Full title

Series 48: Passerines, 1968-2012 / drawn by William T. Cooper

Date

1968-2012

Call Numbers

PXD 1440/Boxes 04-07

Record Identifier

1bGWekxY

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Physical Description

Contents

40 drawings - half coloured; watercolour

205 drawings - pen & pencil

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Series

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Copying Conditions

Copyright status : In copyright - Life of artist plus 70 years

Copyright holder : Wendy Cooper

Approval for publication required : From copyright holder

Research & study copies allowed

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and courtesy Wendy Cooper

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

245 drawings in watercolour, and pen & ink in various sizes. The drawings are preliminary sketches of Passerine birds of Australia, Papua New Guinea and India including the Lyrebird, Fairywrens, Magpies and Butcherbirds.

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Series 48: Passerines, 1968-2012 / drawn by William T. Cooper

NOTES

General note

PXD 1440/Box 5 includes a drawing of a female Black-faced Cuckoo-Shrike drawn from a bird found in William Cooper's backyard in Newcastle. He donated the specimen to the Australian Museum. Drawing annotated with "Spec. no. W.T.C. no 76".

Signature / Inscriptions

Illustrations have botanical names and descriptions, geographical locations, annotations, and some are dated and signed.

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Folder cover title.

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Call Numbers

PXD 1440/Boxes 04-07

Record Identifier

1bGWekxY

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Reference code

1005830

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