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Manuscript receipt from Andrew Birrell to Mr Cadell for an engraving

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Record title

Manuscript receipt from Andrew Birrell to Mr Cadell for an engraving

Call numbers

MLMSS 10557

Record identifier

9arOe8En

Manuscript receipt from Andrew Birrell to Mr Cadell for an engraving

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Manuscript receipt from Andrew Birrell to Mr Cadell for an engraving

Full title

Manuscript receipt from Andrew Birrell to Mr Cadell for an engraving

Date

probably 1780s

Call Numbers

MLMSS 10557

Record Identifier

9arOe8En

Language

English

Physical Description

Contents

0.01 metres of textual records (1 folder) - manuscript

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

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Out of copyright

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

One handwritten receipt in ink, written in the hand of Andrew Birrell to Mr Cadell (a publisher or his son), dated "London March 30". The receipt acknowledges the payment of five pounds five shillings for an engraving related to one of Captain James Cook's voyages.

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Manuscript receipt from Andrew Birrell to Mr Cadell for an engraving

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

Signature / Inscriptions

British monarch "two pence for receipts" blindstamp on left hand side

"Andrew Birrell" in pencil

Date note

Approximate date sourced from provenance note provided by Meridian Rare Books

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Meridian Rare Books, November 2020

Administrative / Biographical history

Andrew Birrell was an engraver, who was active in London from the 1780s and worked for publisher Edward Harding.
Reference:
"Andrew Birrell". British Museum. Accessed 9 June 2021. https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/term/BIOG19704

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PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

MLMSS 10557

Record Identifier

9arOe8En

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/9arOe8En

OTHER IDENTIFIERS

Reference code

9657972

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