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Title: A wild Dog or Dingo of N. S. Wales

Creator: Unknown

Location repository: State Library of New South Wales

Repository work id number: PXA 678/1

Title type: inscribed

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Descriptive note: Number 1 of the "Natural history illustrations of Australia flora and fauna - some dated 1797", collection (PXA 678) These drawings were owned by Richard Pulteney (1730-1801), a well-known English botanist Monochrome wash on laid paper with "GR [1795?] watermark This drawing appears is illustrated on p. 233 of Bernard Smith & Alwyne Wheeler, "The art of the First Fleet..", 1988, Mitchell Library location no. REF 1/Q741.994074/6, where it erroneously attributed to Thomas Watling. Purchased in 1995


Earliest date: 1797

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Inscriptions: Inscribed on reverse "A wild Dog or Dingo of N. S. Wales the Property of White Esq.r Surgeon General to the Teritory" Lower right "June 1. [9?]7" "GR [1795?] watermark on paper

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Language: English

Latest date: 1797

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Materials techniques: wash

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Measurements: 20.4 x 28.0 cm

Object work type: drawing


Record source: PICMAN Catalogue (online)

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