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  • Title
    Series 02: Sketchbooks used in Australia, 1854-1891 / by Eugene von Guerard
  • Level of description
    series
  • Date

    1854-1891
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    824683
  • Physical Description
    18 albums - Sizes range from 8.4 x 13.5 cm. to 12 x 19 cm. - sketchbooks with drawings on both sides of the paper. Some sketchbooks have metal clasps. Drawings in pencil, pen and ink and wash
  • Scope and Content
    Volume 01
    Sketchbook XXII. No. 4 Australian. Australia, Apr. 1854-Dec. 1857, 1858

    Volume 02
    Sketchbook XXIII. No. 5 Australian. Australia. May, 1855

    Volume 03
    Sketchbook XXIV, No. 6 Australian. Australia. 3 Jul. – Aug., Dec. 1855

    Volume 04
    Sketchbook XXV, No. 7 Australian. Australia. May-June 1856, January 1857

    Volume 05
    Sketchbook XXVI, No. 8 Australian. Australia. Mar-Apr, 1857, Sep-Oct, 1859

    Volume 06
    Sketchbook XXVII, No. 9 Australian, Nov 1857, 1858, 1859, 1862

    Volume 07
    Sketchbook XXVIII, No. 10 Australian. Nov.–Dec. 1857

    Volume 08
    Sketchbook XXIX, No. 11 Australian. New South Wales, Cape Schanck 1858-59

    Volume 09
    Sketchbook XXX, No. 12 Australian. 1859, 1861, 1862

    Volume 10
    Sketchbook XXXI, No. 14 Australian. 1859, 1862

    Volume 11
    Sketchbook XXXII, No. 13-14 Australian. 1860-1861

    Volume 12
    Sketchbook XXXIII, No. 15 Australian. 1862

    Volume 13
    Sketchbook XXXIV, No. 16 Australian. 1862, 1863, 1865, 1868

    Volume 14
    Sketchbook XXXV, No. 17 Australian, 1864-1865

    Volume 14a
    Sketchbook XXXVI, No. 18 Australian, 1865-70, 1872

    Volume 15
    Sketchbook XXXVIII, No. 20 Australia and New Zealand, 20 Jan.–20 Feb. 1876

    Volume 16
    Sketchbook XXXIX, No. 21 Australia and New Zealand, 1877-1882

    Volume 17
    Sketchbook XXXX, Australia No. 22, Europe 1, 1882-1891
  • Language
  • Source
    Volumes 1-17 purchased from the Clune Galleries, 1970 DG Pic.Acc.109 Volume 14a purchased from Frank McDonald (previously Clune Galleries), 1975
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Creator died before 1955
    Please acknowledge: : Dixson Galleries, State Library of New South Wales
  • Finding Aids
    Contents list and indexes of place names available in the Mitchell Library Reading Room at DGB 16 -
  • Description source

    Information transferred from Mitchell Library Pictures Card Catalogue and Contents list at DGB 16/vols. 1-17 in 2007
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    In German. Drawings are chiefly titled and dated; some have further descriptive notes. First leaf of each sketchbook is inscribed with dates, notebook numbers, places and other notes. Some signed.
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