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Bust of Thomas Sutcliffe Mort, 1859 / C.B. Birch

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Record title

Bust of Thomas Sutcliffe Mort, 1859 / C.B. Birch

Call numbers

XR 30

Record identifier

9O4owKAn

Bust of Thomas Sutcliffe Mort, 1859 / C.B. Birch

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Bust of Thomas Sutcliffe Mort, 1859 / C.B. Birch

Full title

Bust of Thomas Sutcliffe Mort, 1859 / C.B. Birch

Date

1859

Call Numbers

XR 30

Record Identifier

9O4owKAn

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Physical Description

Contents

1 bust - 69 x 50 cm at widest point - marble on wooden pedestal

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

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Issue Copy

Copy print : XR 30

Available on open access in the Mitchell Library Reading Room

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Full title

Bust of Thomas Sutcliffe Mort, 1859 / C.B. Birch

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

Signature / Inscriptions

'C.B. Birch Sc. London 1859' chiselled into back of bust
Plaque on pedestal reads 'Thos. Sutcliffe Mort by C.B. Birch, 1859'

Description source

Information transferred from Pictures Card Catalogue as part of the eRecords Project, 2008-2009.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by his family

Administrative / Biographical history

Mort had been in England 1857-1859 collecting works of art for his new home Greenoaks in Sydney

"A bust of Mort, by Birch, A.R.A., is in the possession of his brother, Mr. William Mort, in London"

Reference:
Dictionary of National Biography. http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Mort,_Thomas_Sutcliffe_(DNB00) accessed December 2, 2013...

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Call Numbers

XR 30

Record Identifier

9O4owKAn

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826335

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