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Item 05: Jane Emily Atkinson album of watercolours and drawings, Decr. 28th 1848 / drawings attributed to Charlotte Atkinson

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PXA 579

Record identifier

9AL4Bw4Y

Item 05: Jane Emily Atkinson album of watercolours and drawings, Decr. 28th 1848 / drawings attributed to Charlotte Atkinson

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Item 05: Jane Emily Atkinson album of watercolours and drawings, Decr. 28th 1848 / drawings attributed to Charlotte Atkinson

Full title

Item 05: Jane Emily Atkinson album of watercolours and drawings, Decr. 28th 1848 / drawings attributed to Charlotte Atkinson

Date

Decr. 28th 1848

Call Numbers

PXA 579

Record Identifier

9AL4Bw4Y
Physical Description

Contents

1 album of watercolours, ink, and pencil drawings (84 pages, with marbled covers and endpapers) - 23.1 x 19.1 cm.

4 drawings - 33.3 x 30.5 cm. or smaller - watercolour, pencil, and ink

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Album
Contains miscellaneous drawings. Some of the subjects include sentimental genre scenes, a rowing boat with crew on the Glenelg River (S.A.), Wellington Caves (N.S.W.), portraits, hunting of lions, bison and buffalo, landscapes of Africa and American views, and animals, plants, and insects.

The album includes a portrait of a young wo...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Item 05: Jane Emily Atkinson album of watercolours and drawings, Decr. 28th 1848 / drawings attributed to Charlotte Atkinson

Variant title

Previously titled 'Jane Emily Atkinson album of watercolour drawings, ca. 1848'. Title amended in July 2020 based on attribution of watercolours and drawings in the album to Charlotte Atkinson (nee Waring, also known as Charlotte Barton).

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Some of the pages of the album are blank.

Some of the drawings are titled in the same hand as the name inscription at the front of the volume.

Signature / Inscriptions

None of the works are signed or dated.
Inscribed in ink front page of album, 'Jane Emily Atkinson / Decr. 28th 1848.'.
Loose slip accompanying album by donor 'This is the last 1989 to M.L [ie. Mitchell Library] by J L Cosh - a gift to Emily not her work certainly by her mother'.

Attributions / Conjectures

Drawings in the album attributed to Charlotte Atkinson by Dr Kate Forsyth in July 2020. Previously, it was thought the note by the donor accompanying the album read '...a gift to Emily not her work certainly by her brother' - on reexamination the note is '...a gift to Emily not her work certainly by her mother', indicating the donor attributed the...

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Miss Janet Cosh, the granddaughter of Louisa Atkinson, May 1989
Pic.Acc.4928

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXA 579

Record Identifier

9AL4Bw4Y

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/9AL4Bw4Y

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Reference code

446206

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