SLNSW-Item 08: [Caroline Lawson, ca. 1870's - portrait ...-9O4ok5Mn
Item 08: [Caroline Lawson, ca. 1870's - portrait photograph / possibly the work of J. Hubert Newman and E. O. Newman]
Full title: Item 08: [Caroline Lawson, ca. 1870's - portrait photograph / possibly the work of J. Hubert Newman and E. O. Newman]
Author/creator: Newman, E. O, Newman, J. H. (John Hubert), 1830-1916.
Date: ca. 1870s.
Call Numbers: ML 786
Record Identifier: 9O4ok5Mn
Formats: Pictures, Photographs
Contents: 1 photograph - oval 56 x 67.1 cm., on sheet 68.5 x 52.2 cm. - hand coloured in pastel
Appears to be an enlarged copy photograph overpainted in pastel, possibly the work of J. Hubert Newman, whose portraits were coloured by his brother E. O. Newman in the 1870s. Reference: Dictionary of Australian Artists / Joan Kerr (1992).
Attributed to E. O. Newman after comparison with ML 788 which is signed "E.O.N."
This portrait is a copy of an original hand-tinted ambrotype of Caroline Lawson, ca. 1865, in oval pinchbeck frame and leather case. Location Number: MIN 135 Mitchell Library.