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Plein airs and graces : the life and times of George Collingridge, Adrian Mitchell

Label
Plein airs and graces : the life and times of George Collingridge
Title
Plein airs and graces
Title remainder
the life and times of George Collingridge
Statement of responsibility
Adrian Mitchell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Plein Airs and Graces examines the extraordinary life of George Collingridge de Tourcey, a landscape painter of the late nineteenth century, just ahead of the Australian impressionists. When he emigrated from France to Australia he grew passionate about the possibilities of his new country, and worked tirelessly to contribute to it - not least for his Discovery of Australia (1895), in which on the evidence of ancient maps he argued controversially for Portuguese and Hispanic pre-discovery of Australia
Biography type
individual biography
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10223020
Cataloging source
ANL
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1941-
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Mitchell, Adrian
Dewey number
759.994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Collingridge, George
  • Artists
  • French
  • Authors, Australian
Target audience
adult
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the life and times of George Collingridge
Label
Plein airs and graces : the life and times of George Collingridge, Adrian Mitchell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000049148560
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 231 p.
Isbn
9781743050958
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. plates, ports
Label
Plein airs and graces : the life and times of George Collingridge, Adrian Mitchell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000049148560
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 231 p.
Isbn
9781743050958
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. plates, ports

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