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

f.36 Jenny Bottons Island, Ponsonby Sound.

ca. 1830-1851

Rebecca Martens

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Title

f.36 Jenny Bottons Island, Ponsonby Sound.

Date

ca. 1830-1851

Description

Unsigned. Date to faint to decipher. Titled along lower right not in Martens’ hand. A comparison with ‘Jimmy Button’s Island’ in Rebecca Martens’, ‘Sketches and watercolours’ ref: DL PX36, f.57, indicate that this drawing is a copy by Rebecca after the original by Conrad Martens in that album.

Album details: Album containing views of Devonshire, South America and Tahiti, ca. 1830-1851 / drawn by Conrad Martens and Rebecca Martens
More details about the album and its contents can be found on the collection website.

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Location

Ponsonby Sound, Magallanes y Antártica Chilena, Chile

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

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Tww Comment

The inscription may read "Jemmy Button's Island".

Credits

Image Credit

Courtesy of Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

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