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Sketches of the bush - Camping at Noon, [1840's] / drawing by Charles Archer

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SV/142

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nvg8N6Q1

Sketches of the bush - Camping at Noon, [1840's] / drawing by Charles Archer

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Sketches of the bush - Camping at Noon, [1840's] / drawing by Charles Archer

Full title

Sketches of the bush - Camping at Noon, [1840's] / drawing by Charles Archer

Date

[1840's]

Call Numbers

SV/142

Record Identifier

nvg8N6Q1

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Contents

Drawings - image 21.3 x 27.2 cm. , card 25.2 x 30.3 cm. - 1 pen, ink & grey watercolour wash drawing, on wove paper hinged to card

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Full title

Sketches of the bush - Camping at Noon, [1840's] / drawing by Charles Archer

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Titled in ink in contemporary hand on the mount below the photographs
The artist has depicted the settlers and a native servant taking lunch, bread and meat with tea, whilst their horses and cattle rest -- Tim McCormick catalog note
Dated by Tim McCormick. Archer was in Australia 1841-1857
Sitters unknown
Location Queensland or New Sout...

Signature / Inscriptions

In ink on the lower edge of the drawing: "No 2 Sketches of the Bush - Camping at Noon"
In pencil on the reverse of the drawing:
"Charles Archer", "C.Archer", "Charlie"
"14", "21 1/2-27 1/2"

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased 16 Oct 2007

Administrative / Biographical history

For a biography of Charles Archer, see: The Dictionary of Australian artists : painters, sketchers, photographers and engravers to 1870 / edited by Joan Kerr. Melbourne : Oxford University Press, 1992, pp.24-25
Charles Archer (1813-1862), of Scottish heritage, joined his brothers in Queensland in 1841. They took up land in the Moreton Bay distri...

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SV/142

Record Identifier

nvg8N6Q1

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457778

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