AA 8  George French Angas  Guide to Records
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Series AA8/04
Australian Watercolours - 'Savage Life and Scenes in Australia and New Zealand '
Quantity2 Watercolours
ProvenanceGeorge French Angas
ArrangedNumerical. Imposed by Archives

Inventory Listing

AA8/4/1

'Native Tomb, Myponga T S Gill'

 

Original Watercolour
One original watercolour within one frame. Titles are as follows
'Native Tomb. Myponga. TS Gill'

Signed by Angas (Frame signature may not be Angas' own signature, writing differs and the F is written facing left instead of right.)

Lithograph
The original has been used in Angas's Savage Life and Scenes in Australia and New Zealand. The title of the watercolour is the same but the plates differ;
Elevated Native Tomb, Myponga Vale. South Australia
'Native Tomb. Myponga. T S Gill' ommitted from plate. Has under plate 'George French Angas del.'

Lithographer Day & Haghe

Previous Accession Number 1484

  Creator George French Angas
Control AA8/4/1
Quantity 1 Watercolour 18.5x28.5cm; Mount 38x51cm Inventory Identifier AA8/4/1
Series AA8/04

AA8/4/2

'Portraits of the Aboriginal Inhabitants'

 

Original Watercolour
There are four original watercolours within one frame. Titles are as follows

  1. A native of Australia felix. Portland Bay. July 1845
  2. An old woman of Port Fairy
  3. Old King Tamara. Thes last of the Sydney Tribe. Aug 15, 1845
  4. Broken Bay tribe. Old Queen Gooseberry. Widow of Bungaree. Sydney

All frames have no signature.

Lithograph
The original has been used in Angas's Savage Life and Scenes in Australia and New Zealand. The title of the watercolour is the same but the plates differ;
'Emanciated woman and child'
Illustrations are reversed.

Lithographer Jackson (wood engraver?)

Previous Accession Number 1596

  Creator George French Angas
Control AA8/4/2
Quantity 1 Watercoulours I. 20.5x16.5cm; II. 20.5x16.5cm;III. 28x16.5cm; IV. 27.5x16.5cm; Mount 68.5x51cm Inventory Identifier AA8/4/2
Series AA8/04