Item 2: [Sketchbook], Sydney, May 4, 1841-[ca. 1857] / by Peter MacPherson

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Item 2: [Sketchbook], Sydney, May 4, 1841-[ca. 1857] / by Peter MacPherson

Call numbers

PXA 7187/Item 2

Record identifier

1xqGK03Y

Item 2: [Sketchbook], Sydney, May 4, 1841-[ca. 1857] / by Peter MacPherson

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Item 2: [Sketchbook], Sydney, May 4, 1841-[ca. 1857] / by Peter MacPherson

Full title

Item 2: [Sketchbook], Sydney, May 4, 1841-[ca. 1857] / by Peter MacPherson

Date

May 4, 1841-[ca. 1857]

Call Numbers

PXA 7187/Item 2

Record Identifier

1xqGK03Y

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Physical Description

Contents

1 sketchbook (28 drawings) - 23 x 29 cm. - pencil, ink wash

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Out of copyright : Creator died before 1955

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

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

1 sketchbook of 28 pencil and pencil ink wash drawings on 28 sheets with marbled paper covers and original binding. Signed and dated on inside front cover, May 4th 1841.

Several of the drawings are titled and depict scenes in Sydney and England.

An early drawing titled “Pinchgut Island Port Jackson” shows the partially levelled islan...

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Full title

Item 2: [Sketchbook], Sydney, May 4, 1841-[ca. 1857] / by Peter MacPherson

NOTES

Date note

Peter MacPherson was in England between 1845 and 1857. The drawings in England were probably done at this time.

Description source

Inside front cover: 'Peter MacPherson, Australian College, Jamison Street, May 4th 1841, Sydney'.

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PXA 7187/Item 2

Record Identifier

1xqGK03Y

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9627623

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