Sophia O'Brien, 1841 / Maurice Felton

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Record title

Sophia O'Brien, 1841 / Maurice Felton

Call numbers

DG 427 , Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 3, North Wall, no. 264

Record identifier

npAd7Jl1

Sophia O'Brien, 1841 / Maurice Felton

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Sophia O'Brien, 1841 / Maurice Felton

Full title

Sophia O'Brien, 1841 / Maurice Felton

Date

1841

Call Numbers

DG 427 , Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 3, North Wall, no. 264

Record Identifier

npAd7Jl1

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Physical Description

Contents

1 painting - 91.5 x 71 cm - oil

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Creator died before 1955

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

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ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Sophia O'Brien, 1841 / Maurice Felton

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Sophia O'Brien died in February 1841 - according to the Sydney Herald of 23 September 1841 p.2 this portrait was drawn 'partly from a cast taken after her death, and partly from an engraving said to resemble her.'
Keyword subjects:
O'Brien, Sophia

Signature / Inscriptions

Unsigned. Note in ink on verso of decorative mount, since discarded, stated that painting was by Felton, a surgeon in Sydney in 1841. Untitled.

Conservation note

Painting was extensively restored by Conservator upon its arrival in Mitchell Library September 1975

Description source

Information transferred from pictures card catalogue as part of the eRecords Project, 2008-2009

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

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Paintings from the Collection

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

DG 427 , Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 3, North Wall, no. 264

Record Identifier

npAd7Jl1

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Reference code

839852

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