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Pictorial material from the Imogen Whyse Papers, ca. 1865-1956

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Pictorial material from the Imogen Whyse Papers, ca. 1865-1956

Call numbers

PXA 1524 , PXE 1239

Record identifier

92eVEKbY

Pictorial material from the Imogen Whyse Papers, ca. 1865-1956

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Pictorial material from the Imogen Whyse Papers, ca. 1865-1956

Full title

Pictorial material from the Imogen Whyse Papers, ca. 1865-1956

Author / Creator

Date

ca. 1865-1956

Call Numbers

PXA 1524 , PXE 1239

Record Identifier

92eVEKbY
Physical Description

Contents

1 album (12 photographic prints) - 18.5 x 26 cm.

76 photographic prints - 37.5 x 29 cm. or smaller

2 drawings - 24 x 32 cm. or smaller - ink, crayon

41 items of ephemera - 15 x 10.5 cm. or smaller - postcards

7 prints - 30.5 x 25.5 cm. or smaller

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Copying Conditions

Copyright restrictions may apply : Photographs taken before 1955 and prints published before 1955 are out of copyright. Mary Webb's drawings are in copyright

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and courtesy Mary Webb's assignee (with regard to her drawings)

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

PXA 1524
1 album
12 photographic prints of actresses performing outdoors [including Imogen Whyse] along with 1 portrait of a woman, no date

PXE 1239
76 loose photographic prints, ca. 1865-1954
Includes many portraits of Imogen Whyse, many of which are of her performing on stage as well as posed portraits of her taken by Max Dupai...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Pictorial material from the Imogen Whyse Papers, ca. 1865-1956

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

General note

Pic.Acc. Upgrade Project - Information transferred from Pic.Acc.4071 as part of the eRecords Project 2012-13

Signature / Inscriptions

A small number of the pictures have captions on their reverse side

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by the Executor of the Estate of Imogen Whyse, 13 October 1977
Pic.Acc.4071

Administrative / Biographical history

Imogen Whyse, 1885-1977, a poetess and actress who returned to Australia in 1945, founded the Poetry Society of Australia in 1954 and edited its journal Prism. She donated her collection of period costumes, 1789-1939, to the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, Sydney, N.S.W., in 1958

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PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXA 1524 , PXE 1239

Record Identifier

92eVEKbY

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/92eVEKbY

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Reference code

909060

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