SLNSW-Dr Doyle's sketch book, ca. 1862-1863 / John Thom...-nQR2plX1
Dr Doyle's sketch book, ca. 1862-1863 / John Thomas Doyle & Samuel Thomas Gill
Full title: Dr Doyle's sketch book, ca. 1862-1863 / John Thomas Doyle & Samuel Thomas Gill
Author/creator: Gill, Samuel Thomas, 1818-1880.
Date: ca. 1862-1863.
Call Numbers: PXA 1983
Record Identifier: nQR2plX1
Formats: Pictures, Watercolours
Contents: 44 watercolours - 27 x 35 cm. or smaller
Collection titled from original album cover. Individual drawings are mostly titled on mount beneath image
18 of the sketches are initialled "J.T.D." or "S.T.G." & f.41 contains both initials
This sketchbook was originally intended as a joint publishing venture between professional artist Samuel Thomas Gill & amateur watercolourist Dr John Thomas Doyle. However the project to produce a lavish lithographed sketchbook was never completed. For further information on the association between Gill and Doyle, as well as a critique of the drawings, see Dr. Doyle's sketches in Australia : a collection of prints from the original watercolour drawings in the Mitchell Library / S.T. Gill ; with notes on the drawings and an historical account of the association between S.T. Gill and Dr. J.T. Doyle by Sasha Grishin. Sydney : Mitchell Library Press and Centaur Press, 1993.
Digital order no:Album ID : 824226
Folio 14 exhibited in Great Australian Art Show, Art Gallery of South Australia, April-July 1988, and Gold & Civilization, National Museum of Australia, March-June 2001. Folio 40 on exhibition Sept. 8 -Oct. 29, 1984.