The Resource Augustus serendipitous, Joanna Gilmour

Augustus serendipitous, Joanna Gilmour

Label
Augustus serendipitous
Title
Augustus serendipitous
Statement of responsibility
Joanna Gilmour
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes portraits by Augustus Earle held in National Library of Australia characterised by a 'winning combination of empiricism and reportage with romantic, picturesque and comic traditions'; discusses paintings with Indigenous content including ' Desmond, a NS Wales chief painted for a karobbery or native dance', 'Waterfall in Australia' and 'A biouac of travellers in Australia in a cabbage tree forest' and 'Portrait of Bungaree'; details early nineteenth century practice of exhibiting first peoples in Europe and its support through circulation of affordable printed portraits; contains biographical details
Is part of
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Gilmour, Joanna
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Earle, Augustus
  • National Library of Australia
Label
Augustus serendipitous, Joanna Gilmour
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Augustus serendipitous, Joanna Gilmour
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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