Drawings by Tommy McRae and Mickey of Ulladulla

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Record title

Drawings by Tommy McRae and Mickey of Ulladulla

Call numbers

PXA 364

Record identifier

YEG73QNn

Drawings by Tommy McRae and Mickey of Ulladulla

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Drawings by Tommy McRae and Mickey of Ulladulla

Full title

Drawings by Tommy McRae and Mickey of Ulladulla

Date

approximately 1860-1901

Call Numbers

PXA 364

Record Identifier

YEG73QNn
Physical Description

Contents

9 drawings - 20.0 x 31.5 cm or smaller - pen and ink 7 drawings - 20.0 x 31.5 cm or smaller - pencil 2 photographs - albumen photoprints 0.01 metres of textual materials - 33.0 x 20.3 cm or smaller - 1 fascicle with 11 pages of newscuttings & 10 pages of manuscript 1object - disbound library boards,...

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Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Out of copyright

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

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Issue Copy

Partly Digitised : Drawings 1-17

Microfilm : CY 1049, frames 313-353. Copy of original volume including manuscript pages and clippings

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Library cover (bound 1918) for original sketchbook which is inscribed inside front cover "Mary (probably) Gatliff. Coburg November 9th 1886"
fascicle containing newspaper and magazine clippings about Tommy McRae : a letter from K. Lanlogh Parker (Catherine Eliza Somerville Stow) to Mr A. G. Stephens, undated, about McRae : a letter from Bertram...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Drawings by Tommy McRae and Mickey of Ulladulla

Variant title

Nos. 1-9,12-17 titles designated by cataloguer.

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

1. pen & ink, 23.3 x 33.8 cm
2. pen & ink, 23.3 x 34.0 cm
3. pen & ink, 23.4 x 33.5 cm
4. pen & ink, 23.3 x 33.5 cm
5. pen & ink, 23.4 x 33.6 cm
6. illegible inscription at lower centre; pen & ink, 23.3 x 33.8 cm
7. illegible inscription at lower centre; pen & ink, 23.3 x 33.5 cm
8. pen & ink, 23.3 x 33.6 cm
9. albumen photoprint of original ink drawing, 20.7 x 32.9 cm
10. albumen photoprint of original pencil drawing, 20.5 x 31.8 cm
11. Yakaduna or Tommy McCrae(crossed out) Barnes (on reverse) Yakaduna or Tommy McCrae, pen & ink, 10.7 x 14 cm
12. Drawn by Old Micke the conductor of the corobbary before the Duke of Edinburgh, pencil & watercolour, 33.6 x 42.6 cm
13. pencil, 23.8 x 13.8 cm; inscribed on backing paper now removed: Drawn by "Mickie" an old crippled blackfellow of Nelligin, Clyde River NSW.
14. pencil, 19.1 x 23.9 cm
15. penc...

Signature / Inscriptions

Many of McRae's drawings have faint, now illegible, pencil inscriptions on the reverse, at lower right.

Date note

Collection dated by earliest known drawings by McRae and his death date : 3 of Mickey of Ulladulla's drawings are dated 1875: see also Andrew Sayers "Australian aboriginal artists of the nineteenth century", 1994.

Conservation note

Album was disbound in 1993

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Tommy McRae drawings purchased from Mr H. E. Gatliff, 11 March 1913.

Source of Mickey of Ulladulla drawings unknown.

9. Given by P. Chauncy by Mrs G. H. Poole

Transferred from Manuscripts collection, A 364

Exhibited in

Aboriginal Artists of the 19th Century

Artists and cartoonists in black and white

Belonging to Country, Bunjilaka Gallery

Windows on Victoria

Bloodlines : Art & the Horse

Revolutions - Form that Turn

Premier State

ONE hundred : celebrating the Mitchell Library centenary

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXA 364

Record Identifier

YEG73QNn

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Reference code

69964

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