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  • Title
    Item 09: A Few Things from the Collection, artist book, November 2017 / drawings by Wendy Sharpe
  • Call number
    PXE 1738/no. 9
  • Level of description
  • Date

    November 2017
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
  • Physical Description
    12 drawings (in 1 concertina book) - gouache on paper - 5 x 56 cm
  • Scope and Content
    Comprises a miniature folding book containing 12 drawings depicting various items in the Library's collection including a notice for Women's suffrage meeting, a convict jacket, Matthew Flinders' hat, Miles Franklin cup, poster for the 1967 Aboriginal vote, Jorn Utzon's Sydney Opera House, portrait of Auntie May, Louis Vasco WWI, Captain Cook mourning jewellery (Elizabeth Cook), portrait of Miles Franklin, and a painting of Port Jackson 1788 by W. Bradley, November 2017.
  • System of arrangement
    Forms part of the Drawing the Library residency, 2017-2018
  • Copying Conditions
    Copyright status:: In copyright - Life of artist plus 70 years
    Copyright holder:: Wendy Sharpe
    Research & study copies allowed:
    Approval for reproduction required:
    Please acknowledge:: Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy Wendy Sharpe
  • Description source

    Titled and dated by Wendy Sharpe
    Individual drawings in book titled on verso
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Signed lower right 'W. Sharpe'
    Signed lower right on verso 'Wendy Sharpe November 2017'l
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