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Westall, William, 1781-1850.

Drawings by William Westall, landscape artist on board H. M. S. Investigator during the circumnavigation of Australia by Captain Matthew Flinders, R.N., in 1801-1803. Edited by T.M. Perry and Donald H. Simpson.

London, Royal Commonwealth Society, 1962.
Physical Description:
71 p. plates (part col.) maps (Part fold., 1 in pocket) ports. 49 cm.
Reference Library
Folio F N 23
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Bibliographical footnotes.
Subject Terms:
Australia -- Pictorial works.
Flinders, Matthew, 1774-1814.
Investigator (Sloop)
Perry, T. M. (Thomas Melville), 1927-
Simpson, Donald Herbert.

  • William Westall's drawings and paintings on Flinders' voyage, by B. Smith.--The Charting of Australia by Flinders, by R.A. Skelton.--Portraits of William Westall, by D.H. Simpson.--An annotated catalogue of William Westall's drawings in the Library of the Royal Commonwealth Society, London, by T. M. Perry.--An annotated catalogue of other Australian pictures by Westall, by D.H. Simpson.--A list of the principal books containing plates by or after William Westall (p. 65-68)