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1136889
  • Title
    Item 08: [Album including drawings of cultural artefacts, fish, and snakes, 1890-1897 / by J. S. Bray]
  • Call number
    PXA 194
  • Level of description
    item
  • Date

    1890-1897
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    1136889
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    1 album - mostly watercolour
  • Scope and Content
    Includes drawings of artefacts from the Solomon Islands, British New Guinea, and New Zealand ; Bray's daily log recording a Diamond snake's egg laying ; "Asprey's home", old Aboriginal gunyah off the Spit road, Middle Harbour ; and illustrations of fish, birds, plants, and opals (34 drawings).
  • Source
    Bequeathed by D. S. Mitchell, 1907 Transferred from Mitchell Library Manuscripts A 194, August 1997
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Creator died before 1955
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    Digital order no:Album ID : 1148183
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Some drawings signed and dated by artist.
    First page of album signed "DS. Mitchell".
  • Date note

    Dated from album.
  • Conservation note

    Album was rebound, May 1944
  • Subject
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