[Kangarooers returning], 184-? / by S. T. G.

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Record title

[Kangarooers returning], 184-? / by S. T. G.

Call numbers

ML 1249

Record identifier

1wN22yjn

[Kangarooers returning], 184-? / by S. T. G.

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[Kangarooers returning], 184-? / by S. T. G.

Full title

[Kangarooers returning], 184-? / by S. T. G.

Date

184-?

Call Numbers

ML 1249

Record Identifier

1wN22yjn

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Physical Description

Contents

1 drawing - 19.0 x 27.5 cm, in frame 29.5 x 38.0 cm - watercolour and pencil on paper, framed
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Fonds

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Artist died before 1955

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

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Pencil and watercolour sketch showing a group of men and dogs assembled on the road in front of a house. Four of the men are on horseback and are pictured being served drinks by an aboriginal servant.

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

[Kangarooers returning], 184-? / by S. T. G.

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Notes compiled by the previous owners of the drawing date and locate the work as Mitcham, South Australia, 1840s.

Digital order no:Album ID : 949486

Signature / Inscriptions

Signed with initials at lower left. Written on reverse of print: "This is a house at Mitcham in South Australia by S. T. Gill given to J. L. Bonython by Ida Fisher (his mother's cousin) J. L. Bonython's mother was Ada Bray and her mother was Alice Hornabrook whose parents had a house at Mitcham near this house. We assume the Hornabrooks bought thi...

Date note

No date; dated from period Gill was active in South Australia

Conservation note

Drawing has been glued on to card

Description source

Title taken from Deutscher and Hackett's Important Fine Art Auction, Sydney, 1 September 2010

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Deutscher and Hackett Pty Ltd, September 2010, Lot 106

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

ML 1249

Record Identifier

1wN22yjn

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Reference code

903501

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