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Melbourne by Night / Shooting the Chute

Melbourne by Night / Shooting the Chute

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Farmhouse and paddocks

Farmhouse and paddocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Keera blacksmith. September, 1952

Keera blacksmith. September, 1952

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Keera, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1952
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Typical River Scenery, N.S.W

Typical River Scenery, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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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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Jens Hotel, Mt Gambier, SA

Jens Hotel, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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The Promenade, Coogee Beach, Sydney

The Promenade, Coogee Beach, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Paintings
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Diana Boyer
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Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1928 - Winner's medal

Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1928 - Winner's medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1928
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The beautiful Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The beautiful Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Message stick

Message stick

Gladys Henry collection
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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Not provided
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1970
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Mrs Bland Holt

Mrs Bland Holt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Palm leaf bound with a narrow length of palm leaf forming a circular armband

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Dr La Mont West collection
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Armbands
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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1964
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Australian cuprous halfpenny trading token

Australian cuprous halfpenny trading token

Trading Token collection
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Halfpenny tokens
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Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
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John Pettigrew & Co, Wholesale and Retail General Merchants
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1865
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Coogee, Sydney

Coogee, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Club

Club

Reverend A Dyer collection
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Clubs
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Not provided
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1963
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Film negative - Men at Aparanya, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Opparinna Creek, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Envelope addressed to Mrs Faithfull, postmarked

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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New York, United States of America
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Rhododendrons

Rhododendrons

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Six letters to Mrs Chifley

Six letters to Mrs Chifley

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Letters
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Don't Falter, Go and meet the Hun menace

Don't Falter, Go and meet the Hun menace

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 6
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Political posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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New South Wales Recruiting Committee
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1914
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Christmas card from Effie Combes

Christmas card from Effie Combes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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The Man, Naljanio

The Man, Naljanio

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy Muggle, King of Wiggley

Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy Muggle, King of Wiggley

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Nelligen, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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The Leviathan Rock, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

The Leviathan Rock, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Native warrior, Fiji

Native warrior, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Western Suburbs, Brisbane rugby league cap worn by William Fahey, 1916

Western Suburbs, Brisbane rugby league cap worn by William F...

Patricia Fahey collection
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Caps
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1916
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May Glad Remembrance Bring You Joy / and / happiness ...

May Glad Remembrance Bring You Joy / and / happiness ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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 Unidentified Sea Fish

Unidentified Sea Fish

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Minimini Numalkiyiya Mamarika
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1948
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Postcard featuring photograph captioned Carrying on the Western Roads

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles H. Kerry
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Barmedman P.A. & H.. Association Annual Show, 1959 for first prize for a snow white play apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Barmedman, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1959
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The Spit.  Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit. Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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St John's Church, Parramatta, NSW

St John's Church, Parramatta, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sawfish

Sawfish

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nagungaba
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1969
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Marble portrait bust of Captain James Cook after the artist Pajou

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Captain Cook Portrait Bust collection
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Sculptures
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Birds Eye View, Festival of Empire, Crystal Palace

Birds Eye View, Festival of Empire, Crystal Palace

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Crystal Palace, London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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A Federation syle cottage with a picket fence and a woman standing at the gate

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token inscribed with the initials R.L and S.L., 1819

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Advertising card featuring Louis Pergantas and Al Karasick, illustrating his most famous hold, 'the reverse head-lock'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Al Karasick
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1927
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Certificate awarded at the Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia Royal Show, 1952  for Second Prize for a dark green quilted cushion cover

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1952
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Postcard with photograph captioned Haymaking

Postcard with photograph captioned Haymaking

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles H. Kerry
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Commercial Street, showing Town Hall, Mt Gambier, SA

Commercial Street, showing Town Hall, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Glass plate negative - Women and children at campsite, Darwin, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Page's dog, Qus

Page's dog, Qus

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Man (the local policeman) standing on a eucalypt and holding an axe

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London Bridge, London

London Bridge, London

David Westcott collection no. 7
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London, England
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1914
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A man and a woman on a park bench with a cow in the background.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lane Cove Bridge, Sydney

Lane Cove Bridge, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Coogee Surf Club & Baths. Coogee Beach Sydney

Coogee Surf Club & Baths. Coogee Beach Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten note about friendship

Handwritten note about friendship

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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1952
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Bronte Beach, Sydney, NSW

Bronte Beach, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Receipt for 75 pounds from the British and Colonial Aeroplane Company

Receipt for 75 pounds from the British and Colonial Aeroplan...

Eric J Treloar collection
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Receipts
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The British and Colonial Aeroplane Company Limited
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1914
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Pencil sketch depicting a range of mountains

Pencil sketch depicting a range of mountains

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Sydney Harbour

Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1906
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The Spit, Middle Harbour from Northbridge, Sydney, NSW

The Spit, Middle Harbour from Northbridge, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'Macassan Prau' by Mawalan Marika

Bark painting 'Macassan Prau' by Mawalan Marika

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan 1 Marika
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Bark painting Freshwater Turtles and Grass Snakes by Djikululu

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Y Pettinato collection
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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