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  • Title
    Collection 02: Original artwork for 'The Eagle Inside', 2015 / by Bronwyn Bancroft
  • Call number
    PXD 1401
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  • Physical Description
    14 paintings (in 4 folders) - acrylic on archival paper - approx. 50 x 100 cm
  • Scope and Content
    Comprises 14 illustrations on archival canson paper for the children's book 'The Eagle Inside' written by her son Jack Manning Bancroft. Each sheet is a double page spread as produced in the book. The illustrations depict birds and trees, based on the wildlife in Bancroft's traditional country. Also featured are depictions of elders. Below each painting is a pasted sheet with the text of the story, some text does not match those of the published book.

    Folder 1/ff. 1-4
    Pages 4 to 11 of book.

    Folder 2/ff. 5-7
    Pages 12 to 17 of book.

    Folder 3/ff. 8-10
    Pages 18 to 23 of book.

    Folder 4/ff. 11-14
    Pages 24 to 31 of book.
  • Source
    Purchased from Bronwyn Bancroft, March 2015
  • Access Conditions

    Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian
  • Copying Conditions
    Copyright status:: In copyright - Life of creator plus 70 years
    Copyright holder:: Bronwyn Bancroft
    Research & study copies allowed:
    Approval for reproduction required:
    Rights and Restrictions Information:: All commercial use of works by Bronwyn Bancroft should be referred to her nominated copyright collecting agency - Copyright Agency
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy Bronwyn Bancroft
  • Published Information
    The Eagle Inside / Jack Manning Bancroft ; illustrated by Bronwyn Bancroft. Richmond, Victoria: Little Hare Books, an imprint of Hardie Grant Egmont, 2015
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Signed and dated by the artist, lower right corner. Numbered with the pagination from the publication. Some paintings also include artist notes and colour palette.
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