Item 0000-091, Box 1, Folder 12, Item 2 - George Lawson, F.R.S.C. Professor of chemistry, 1863–1895 : [drawings]

George Lawson, F.R.S.C. Professor of chemistry, 1863–1895 : [drawing] Unfinished Arthur Lismer sketch of George Lawson : [drawing]

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George Lawson, F.R.S.C. Professor of chemistry, 1863–1895 : [drawings]

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Arthur Lismer

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0000-091, Box 1, Folder 12, Item 2

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  • [1919?] (Creation)

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2 drawings : black ink ; 37 x 29 cm

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(1885 - 1969)

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Item is an illustration board with orginal Arthur Lismer sketches on both sides. On one is his portrait of George Lawson rendered off-centre in pen and ink, commissioned for One Hundred Years of Dalhousie, 1818–1918 (1920) and reproduced in D.C. Harvey, An Introduction to the History of Dalhousie University (1938). On the reverse is an unfinished pencil sketch of the same subject.

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Item has some smudges and minor stains.

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Title taken from the reproduction published in One Hundred Years of Dalhousie, 1818–1918 (1920).

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