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Monkhouse, Thomas Stewart 1828-1920 :Rough sketch for decoration of the Centennial Melbourne Exhibition, 1888.

Reference Number: B-119-033

Shows side of ornate archway wall and roof, and side entrance to picture gallery at left.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours, Pencil works, Architectural drawings and Sketches, related to Walter Cameron Cook, Vic.) Centennial International Exhibition (1888-1889 : Melbourne, Thomas Stewart Monkhouse, Melbourne, Architecture - Details, Arches, Spandrel beams and Exhibitions - Australia.

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Monkhouse, Thomas Stewart 1828-1920 :Rough sketch for decoration of the Centennial Melbourne Exhibition, 1888., Reference Number B-119-033 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Pencil and watercolour, 490 x 345 mm.. Vertical imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-002715)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: TSM; Recto - top left: 1/4 scale drawing finished from this. 14 days hard work. Hot wind blowing enough to kill - 150 [degrees] huricane[sic] - nought on but duck[?]-vest and slippers. Working from 4am to 7.30 pm - no time for meals - smoked during draughting time. Just came out alive - talk of pantomime work!! after this trial!!! All gone mit der [schnaft und ....?]

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