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404964
  • Title
    Edward Merewether, ca. 1841 / attributed to W. Nicholas
  • Creator
  • Call number
    P2/342
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date

    ca. 1841
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    404964
  • Physical Description
    Drawings - 1 watercolour & pencil drawing - 20.4 x 15.3 cm
  • Source
    Purchased from Simpson's Antiques Pty Ltd, 1989 Pic.Acc.6811
  • General note

    Frame filed at F314
    Digital order no:62805
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Signed, possibly not by Nicholas, at lower right 'W. Nicholas'

    Titled from transcription, attached to backing sheet, of inscription from original backing board: 'E.C. Merewether Esq., aged 18, Private Secretary to Gov. Gipps 1838' (sic., i.e. 1841, after comparison with Australian Dictionary of Biography)

    Typed note attached to backing sheet, filed with portrait, which states that Nicholas drew the portrait for Baker's 'Heads of the people ... '.
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