Drawing Book; 42741


Miss Porter's House - National Trust NSW


Drawing Book

About this object

Drawing book of brown heavy paper with various still life drawings of everyday items in pastels. The drawings on each page are: 1. books, open and closed; 2. an apple; 3. a paintbox; 4. a pastel box; 5. a pile of books; 6. a saucepan and vegetables; 7. a bottle and open book; 8. a suitcase with fruit; 9. a folder with glass and brush; 10. shoes; 11 - 13 two cups and saucers; 14. a hand with brush; 15. a paintbox; 16. room furnishings (pencil sketch).

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten in script blue ink on front page: "Hazel Porter, / Drawing Book, / 8th Class.". In old English writing in blue ink and pencil on back page: "Government Relief Orders / Taken Here".


L 300 x W 210 x D 3


Miss Porter's House Collection

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