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  • Title
    Item 10: Library Roof (with Harbour), artist book, 13 April 2017 / drawing by Wendy Sharpe
  • Call number
    PXE 1738/no. 10
  • Level of description
  • Date

    13 April 2017
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
  • Physical Description
    1 drawing (in 1 concertina book) - pencil, pen, ink, charcoal, gouache on paper - 30 x 171 cm
  • Scope and Content
    Comprises a custom made archival folding book containing 1 drawing depicting a panoramic view of Sydney Harbour and the Domain from the Library rooftop, 13 April 2017. Notable landmarks and buildings visible include the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House, Lady Macquarie's Chair, the Art Gallery of New South Wales and St Marys Cathedral.
  • 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
  • General note

    The cover of the artist book is embossed in silver with Wendy Sharpe's signature and a drawing of the artist painting
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Signed lower right 'Library Roof with Harbour W. Sharpe'
    Signed on verso 'State Library Roof Thursday 13th April 2017'
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