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Volume 15: Sketchbook XXXVIII, No. 20 Australia and New Zealand, 20 Jan. – 20 Feb. 1876 / by Eugene von Guerard
Level of Description
Date of Work
Type of Material
DGB 16 / vol. 15
1 sketchbook : 250 leaves (223 leaves of drawings chiefly pencil, some pen and ink ; 1 col., drawn on both sides of the paper; 37 leaves of manuscript) and 1 loose leaf drawing in inside pocket of sketchbook ; various sizes, in album 10.2 x 16 cm.
Areas & subjects: Kents Group (Tas.), Flinders Island New Zealand: Milford Sound, Lake Wakitipu [Wakatipu ?], Mitre Peak, Port Chalmers, Akaroa, Cape Palliser, Wellington, Hutt Valley, Nelson area, Greymouth, Hokitika. Cape Schank 250 pages, 1-224 numbered by von Guerard, remainder unnumbered, used for manuscript notes.
Purchased from Clune Galleries, July 1970.
Out of copyright - Artist died before 1955
Contents list compiled by Edward Comstock available in the Mitchell Library Reading Room at PXn 571
Signatures / Inscriptions
In German. Drawings are chiefly titled and dated; some have further descriptive notes. Inscribed inside front cover in ink and in pencil “Eug. v. Guérard. New Zealand 1876”, and list of expenses.
Most drawings cover 2 pages of notebook. Microfilm avaiilable at CY 623
Flinders Island (Tas.)
Digital order no.
Album ID : 932962
Series 02: Sketchbooks used in Australia, 1854-1891 / by Eugene von Guerard
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