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  • Title
    Item 07: George Augustus Robinson, 1838? / [probably by Thomas Bock]
  • Creator
  • Call number
    ML 32
  • Level of description
  • Date

  • Type of material
  • Reference code
  • Issue Copy
  • Physical Description
    1 drawing - crayon on paper fixed to linen backing - 43.5 x 35.7 cm
  • Access Conditions

    Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright:
    Please acknowledge:: Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    Probably painted by Thomas Bock in Sydney in 1838, with the intention of having it lithographed in Australia. But this proved impossible, and the image was eventually published in England. cf. Robinson's journal - see entry for 8 November 1838 ML ref. A7033 pt. 4.

    Notes about the portrait and lithograph described below, by N.J.B. Plomley, are filed at Location Number: PXn 342 Mitchell Library.
    Lithograph of portrait printed by 'P. Gauci', London, is available at Location Number: P2/R Mitchell Library.
    Digital order no:Album ID : 938062
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Titled on plaque attached to frame.
  • Name
  • Subject
  • Topic
  • Open Rosetta viewer

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