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404958
  • Title
    [Lachlan Macquarie], 1822 / Read Snr
  • Creator
  • Call number
    P2/144
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date

    1822
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    404958
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    1 watercolour - 29 x 24.3 cm oval on sheet 35.3 x 30.4 cm
  • Collection History
    It is possible that this item was bequeathed by D.S. Mitchell in 1907. A portrait of Lachlan Macquarie by Read, dated 1822, is cited in a list of material that was deposited with the National Art Gallery (Art Gallery of N.S.W.), prior to the Mitchell Library's opening in 1910. It is possible that the portrait in question is ML 36.
  • Access Conditions

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  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Artist died before 1955
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    The label is damaged and difficult to read.
    Identified after comparison with other portraits of Lachlan Macquarie, especially [Governor Lachlan Macquarie], 1822 / Read Snr (ML 36).
    For notes on this drawing and other portraits of Macquarie, see PXn 93.
    Digital order no:a128361
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Dated and signed on mount at centre below image,"Finished from Life on Feby 9th 1822. / [by] Read [Senior]"
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