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Record title

Unemployed camps, Brighton, ca. 1930 / by William Edwin Pidgeon

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SV/238

Record identifier

9Bv7lOb9

Unemployed camps, Brighton, ca. 1930 / by William Edwin Pidgeon

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Unemployed camps, Brighton, ca. 1930 / by William Edwin Pidgeon

Full title

Unemployed camps, Brighton, ca. 1930 / by William Edwin Pidgeon

Date

ca. 1930

Call Numbers

SV/238

Record Identifier

9Bv7lOb9

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Contents

1 drawing - 23.8 x 30.2 cm - pencil, watercolour, gouache, and charcoal

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Copying Conditions

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

Copyright holder : Estate of William Edwin Pidgeon

Rights and Restrictions Information : All use of works by William Edwin Pidgeon should be referred to the copyright holders nominated copyright collecting agency - VISCOPY.

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy Estate of William Edwin Pidgeon

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Sketch depicting tents and shanties amongst sandhills with pastel sketch of reclining woman on reverse.

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Full title

Unemployed camps, Brighton, ca. 1930 / by William Edwin Pidgeon

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

On reverse is pencil and charcoal study of reclining woman.

Signature / Inscriptions

Paper embossed 'wep'.
Pencil inscription at lower right 'WEP3054331D' and on reverse at lower right 'WEP3054330D'

Date note

Dated from exhibition catalogue.

Description source

Titled from pencil inscription at lower right of drawing.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Artarmon Galleries, William Edwin Pidgeon (1909-1981) 2012 Exhibition Catalogue, no. 9, August 2012.

Administrative / Biographical history

The North Brighton Unemployed Camp, known as "Happy Valley", was located in the sand hills along Cook Park at Kyeemagh, to the north of where the Cooks River now enters Botany Bay.

Reference:
Rockdale City Library. http://library.rockdale.nsw.gov.au/ (accessed August 7, 2...

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SV/238

Record Identifier

9Bv7lOb9

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990756

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