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It was very difficult - at first

It was very difficult - at first

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Convict love token engraved to Ann Cartwright, 1838

Convict love token engraved to Ann Cartwright, 1838

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Message stick

Message stick

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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1948
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A boat of views from Fremantle

A boat of views from Fremantle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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There were seven of them altogether

There were seven of them altogether

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Hurstville Public School

Hurstville Public School

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hurstville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Armband

Armband

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Postcard featuring a watercolour drawing of twined Australian and Union Jack flags

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Canberra Parliament House.

Canberra Parliament House.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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A J. Bowden
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Cartoon of Paul Keating pulling a rabbit out of a hat

Cartoon of Paul Keating pulling a rabbit out of a hat

John Shakespeare collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr John Shakespeare
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1992
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of 11 men posing in front of a bell shaped tent

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Australian types. The Swagman

Australian types. The Swagman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Dunedin NZ Port Chalmers

Dunedin NZ Port Chalmers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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"GOULBURN A. P. & H SOCIETY'S ANNUAL SHOW, SECOND PRIZE, Awa...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificates
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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The "Y" Factor

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Magnificent bird of paradise

Magnificent bird of paradise

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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Illustrated Testimonials Series

Illustrated Testimonials Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Gap - near entrance to Sydney Harbour

The Gap - near entrance to Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Gap, Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career 1969

Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Jo...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Restaurant Frascati

Restaurant Frascati

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Handwritten recipe

Handwritten recipe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Head and torso of large scale Kewpie doll performance prop

Head and torso of large scale Kewpie doll performance prop

Sydney 2000 Olympic Games collection
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Performing arts equipment
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Tintype portrait of a young child

Tintype portrait of a young child

Bothwell Museum collection
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Bothwell Museum
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Section Grocery and Ironmonery Depts, Slack and Gander, Hornsby

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hornsby, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Luritja men demonstrating use of weapons, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Gordon & Gotch (Australiasia) Ltd

Gordon & Gotch (Australiasia) Ltd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1920
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Batehaven

Batehaven

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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High Street, Maidstone

High Street, Maidstone

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Maidstone, Kent, England
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Miss D Ford
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1912
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Pages 13 to 16 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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I can't bring Australia to you, but I can show you a bit of it

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph of US swimmers Leslie Bunyan, Charlotte Boyle, Alice Lord and Ethelda Bleibtrey

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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United States of America
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Miss Leslie Bunyan
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Up for a spell

Up for a spell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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AT NIGHT IN THE DIGGINGS. OLD SYDNEY .

AT NIGHT IN THE DIGGINGS. OLD SYDNEY .

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Cylindrical oil lamp with fluted conical top and circular convex glass window

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Convict Era Shirt collection
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Oil lamps
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Granton, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Glass plate negative - Clara and Monica, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Cronulla Beach & Hotel Cecil, Sydney, NSW

Cronulla Beach & Hotel Cecil, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cronulla Beach, Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ebony walking stick presented to Sir George Houstoun Reid by Lloyd George on 27 March 1917

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Anne Fairbairn collection no. 4
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Walking-sticks
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London, England
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Sir George H. Reid
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1917
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Painting is divided into several panels and depicts several creatures, men and tools

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dundiwui
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1967
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Boondarra 1918

Boondarra 1918

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Weeping Rock, Wentworth Falls

Weeping Rock, Wentworth Falls

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Marist Sisters' College, Woolwich NSW

Marist Sisters' College, Woolwich NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Woolwich, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Bird in the Hand is Worth Two in the Bush

A Bird in the Hand is Worth Two in the Bush

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Overlooking Newcastel, NSW

Overlooking Newcastel, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Beneath the Fern, Bulli Pass, NSW

Beneath the Fern, Bulli Pass, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bulli Pass, Bulli, New South Wales, Australia
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M A Broadhurst Photo
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1912
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Utilised core [stone implement]

Utilised core [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Cores
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Mulka, South Australia, Australia
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Stockman's packhorse canteen

Stockman's packhorse canteen

Darrell Lewis collection no. 3
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Water containers
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Victoria River Downs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Darrell Lewis
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1986
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Preparing for the Pukamani.

Preparing for the Pukamani.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pudjamirri
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Black and white photograph of Murray Street, Colac

Black and white photograph of Murray Street, Colac

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Coolac, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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William Pitt Faithfull seated in a chair in a studio setting

William Pitt Faithfull seated in a chair in a studio setting

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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The Spring Chicken

The Spring Chicken

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Talma & Co
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Pencil sketch depicting four deer

Pencil sketch depicting four deer

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Zig-Zag Railway, Leura

Zig-Zag Railway, Leura

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Leura, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ceramic bread crock with lid

Ceramic bread crock with lid

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Bread crocks
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1921
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Sargents Bakery

Sargents Bakery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sargents Pty Ltd
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