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  • Title
    Item 03: Whales in Sight. / A shore whaling party coming out of Twofold Bay, 1844 / watercolour drawing by Oswald W. Brierly
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  • Call number
    ML 93
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  • Physical Description
    1 drawing - watercolour, in rectangular shaped wooden gilt frame with raised outer edge and applied composition corner moulds that have an ornamental design of grapes and vine leaves. - 23.6 x 35.7 cm. (sight) ; 40.5 x 51.5 cm. frame
  • Source
    Bequeathed by D.S. Mitchell, 1907
  • Access Conditions

    Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Artist died before 1955
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    Provenance of item derived from a list of material that was deposited with the National Art Gallery (Art Gallery of N.S.W.), prior to the Mitchell Library's opening in 1910.
    Digital order no:Album ID : 844406
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Titled from inscription in black ink on mount below image.
    Signed and dated at lower left of image, "Oswald W. Brierly / 1883"
    Directly beneath image on mount to indicate landmark positions, "Boyds Tower Mount Imlay Boyd Town Eden"
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