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Curious colony : a twenty first century Wunderkammer / Lisa Slade, Ian McLean, Danie Mellor ; curator Lisa Slade ; catalogue editor, Jennifer Blunden
Bib ID 4838049
Format BookBook
Author
Slade, Lisa, 1968-
 
Description Newcastle, N.S.W. : Newcastle Region Art Gallery, 2010 
1 v. 
ISBN 9781920876081
Summary

Catalogue of an exhibition of colonial and contemporary works related to the theme of Australia as a cabinet of curiosities in the early nineteenth century based on Governor Lachlan Macquarie's collectors' chest; essays by Lisa Slade, Diane Mellor and Ian McLean; includes the work of Lycett, Esmee Timbery, early corroboree scenes (James Wallis/Walter Preston), John Heaviside Clark, Augustus Earle, T. R. Browne and Fiona MacDonald.

Subjects Art, Modern -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.  |  Art, Australian -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.  |  Art, Colonial -- New South Wales -- Exhibitions.  |  Cabinets of curiosities -- New South Wales -- Exhibitions.  |  Art - Exhibitions.  |  Race relations - Representation - Art.
Other authors/contributors McLean, Ian W  |  Mellor, Danie  |  Blunden, Jennifer  |  Newcastle Region Art Gallery
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