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Collection of pencil sketches, photographs and cards, ca. 1870s - 1890s / compiled by Oswald Bruce McCarthy relating to the work of William Lister Lister and Percy Spence

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PXE 1494

Record identifier

n7oVawgn

Collection of pencil sketches, photographs and cards, ca. 1870s - 1890s / compiled by Oswald Bruce McCarthy relating to the work of William Lister Lister and Percy Spence

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Collection of pencil sketches, photographs and cards, ca. 1870s - 1890s / compiled by Oswald Bruce McCarthy relating to the work of William Lister Lister and Percy Spence

Full title

Collection of pencil sketches, photographs and cards, ca. 1870s - 1890s / compiled by Oswald Bruce McCarthy relating to the work of William Lister Lister and Percy Spence

Author / Creator

Call Numbers

PXE 1494

Record Identifier

n7oVawgn
Physical Description

Contents

5 drawings - 33 x 21 cm and smaller - pencil

1 photographic print - 17 x 22 cm - b&w

1 drawing - 13 x 10 cm. - ink and wash

1 collage - 21 x 26 cm - 7 photographs and text on card

2 prints - 32 x 17 cm and smaller

1 photograph - 11 x 8 cm - gelatin chloride

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

1 Portrait of my mother [pencil sketch signed by Percy Spence]
2 Crown Street, Wollongong, 1873 [photographic copy of etching]
3 Old Chelsea, London [print]
4 Crown Lands Office, Coonamble, King Billy [pencil sketch of Indigenous Australian man]
5 [Pencil sketch of girl standing, profile view]
6 [Pencil sketch of girl standing, front...

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Full title

Collection of pencil sketches, photographs and cards, ca. 1870s - 1890s / compiled by Oswald Bruce McCarthy relating to the work of William Lister Lister and Percy Spence

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

General note

Pic.Acc. Upgrade Project - Information transferred from Pic.Acc.5970 as part of the eRecords Project 2012-13

Date note

Most of the items in the collection are undated

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Mr B. Stimpfig, December 1981
Pic.Acc.5970

Administrative / Biographical history

William Lister Lister, landscape and seascape artist, was born in Sydney, N.S.W. in 1859. He was educated overseas and became an engineer. On his return to Australia in 1888, he became well known for his depiction of New South Wales coastal scenery. He was President of the Royal Art Society from, 1897 to 1941, a Trustee of the Art Gallery of New So...

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Call Numbers

PXE 1494

Record Identifier

n7oVawgn

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Reference code

908461

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