Arcadian Quest. William Westall's Australian Sketches

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Cover Type: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Publisher: Natiional Library Of Australia
Publisher Place: Canberra
Publisher Year: 1998
Edition: First Edition

Description: 67 pages. Ex-Library. Book appears to have hardly been read and is in Fine condition throughout.

Publishers Description: In 1801 His Majestys sloop Investigator, under the command of Captain Matthew Flinders, set sail from Portsmouth in England on a voyage of exploration which was to include the circumnavigation of New Holland. On board as the official landscape and figure painter was William Westall, aged 19. Arcadian Quest discusses the intriguing and significant collection of drawings and sketches Westall completed on his Australian

ISBN: 9780642107985


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