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Photographic Negative - Lithograph: John Hodgson / by Ludwig Becker (1808-?61)

From the Collection of Kew Historical Society Inc Level 1, Kew Court House 188 High Street Kew Victoria

Description
Photographic negative of a lithograph of the Melbourne and Studley Park pioneer John Hodgson, accompanied by a letter from the donor, Jean Uhl.
Object Registration
1983.0002
Keywords
john hodgson, studley park, stoodley pike - scotland, rev alex davies, jean uhl, ludwig becker
Historical information
Donation includes a letter, dated 12 June 1983 from June Uhl to Mrs [Thea] Sartori referring to research about John Hodgson and the naming of Studley Park.
When Made
1983 (negative)
Inscriptions & Markings
Envelope: "John Hodgson painted* by Ludwig Becker 1855. Photographed by State Library of Victoria from original held by Royal Historical Society of Victoria. Kew Historical Society from Jean Uhl."
Editor note: Incorrect attribution. The Becker oil painting is held in the City Collection, City of Melbourne. This negative is of a lithograph based on a drawing of Hodgson, made by L. Becker circa 1855.
Last updated
7 Jan 2019 at 8:39AM