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Phil May

(England, Australia 27 Apr 1864 – 05 Aug 1903)

Title
The life of Parkes
Other titles:
The life story of Parkes
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
pen and black ink
Dimensions

41.1 x 27.6 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r. of central image, white gouache "Phil May". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Mrs M.G. Calter 1955
Accession number
9116
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Jane de Teliga, Australian images: Prints, drawings and watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1979, 8.

Hal Missingham (Director), Purchases and acquisitions for 1959, Sydney, 1959, 12. cat.no. 34

Albie Thoms, Bohemians in the bush: the artists' camps of Mosman, Sydney, 1991, 23 (illus.).

Exhibition history (2)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1955, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Feb 1956–29 Feb 1956

Australian images: Prints, drawings and watercolours from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Dec 1979–28 Jan 1980