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Flora of Norfolk Island and New South Wales, ca. 1790s

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Record title

Flora of Norfolk Island and New South Wales, ca. 1790s

Record identifier

n5lV58E9

Flora of Norfolk Island and New South Wales, ca. 1790s

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Flora of Norfolk Island and New South Wales, ca. 1790s

Full title

Flora of Norfolk Island and New South Wales, ca. 1790s

Date

ca. 1790-1795

Record Identifier

n5lV58E9
Physical Description

Contents

41 drawings - ink, watercolour

0.01 metres of textual material

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Artist died before 1955

Please acknowledge: : Dixson Library, State Library of New State Wales

Physical Access Conditions

Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian

Issue Copy

Digitised

Finding aids

Revised listing compiled by Peter Coyne, 2011, available online - http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/_findingaid/2011/D12186/a1765.html

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

SERIES 01
Flora of Norfolk Island, ca. 1790s / attributed to John Doody

SERIES 02
Flora of New South Wales, ca. 1790s

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Flora of Norfolk Island and New South Wales, ca. 1790s

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Bookplate of Sir William Dixson

An additional listing of the identification of plants in `Flora of Norfolk Island' compiled by Owen Evans of the Norfolk Island Fauna and Flora Society in 1970 is available at PXn 196.

Attributions / Conjectures

Attribution of the drawings to Doody, was made in correspondence between Banks and Paterson on 12 December 1794.

Reference:
Banks Papers, Series 27.08.
Notes on attribution : Flora of Norfolk Island (PXn 196)

Conservation note

Drawings removed from album, April 2013. Album filed separately.

Description source

SLNSW Mitchell Library Pictures Card Catalogue

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by Sir William Dixson, 1952

Exhibited in

Artist colony: drawing Sydney’s nature

Administrative / Biographical history

John Doody was sentenced to transportation for seven years at the Old Bailey, London on 10 December 1788 and arrived in New South Wales on 16 October 1791 on board the Admiral Barrington as part of the Third Fleet. On board was also Captain William Paterson who was immediately given command of the detachment on Norfolk Island. Doody was sent to Nor...

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n5lV58E9

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825798

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