Courtesy of Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales | Licence: Out of copyright
Courtesy of Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales | Licence: Out of copyright

[10.] View of a river landscape with five cut out pasted down drawings of five standing Aborigines

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Watercolour and collage
Each is named below portrait from left to right 'Burigon or Jack'; 'Nerang Doll'; 'Trimmer in Warriors full Dress'; 'Walker'; and 'Nerang Wogec Playing on Shield'.
Inscribed below drawing in ink: `These figures of the Natives are all drawn by Major Wallis 46th Regt.' and 'These Natives all sat for their Pictures’.

Album details: Album of original drawings by Captain James Wallis and Joseph Lycett, ca. 1817-1818, bound with 'An Historical account of the Colony of New South Wales ...', published London, Rudolph Ackermann, 1821
More details about the album and its contents can be found on the collection website.

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Courtesy of Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

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New South Wales, Australia

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