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Property Illustration - 86 Adeney Avenue, Kew

From the Collection of Kew Historical Society Inc 1 Civic Drive Kew Victoria

Description
Pen and ink drawing on drafting film of 86 Adeney Avenue, Kew by Margaret Picken. The drawing, created in 1989, was commissioned from the artist by Woodards, Hawthorn.
Object Registration
2020.0131.009
Keywords
architectural sketches -- houses -- kew (vic.), artist -- margaret picken 1950-, 86 adeney avenue -- kew (vic.)
Historical information
This drawing is one of a series created by Margaret Picken for a range of real estate agents in Melbourne between c.1983 and c.2005. Each work is signed and dated by the artist.
Significance
The drawings in the Picken Collection are invaluable assets for identifying architectural features and styles. The year in which the drawing was created is also a valuable record for house historians, as a number of the properties depicted have either been altered since that date or demolished.
Inscriptions & Markings
86 ADENEY AVE., KEW / MARGARET PICKEN ~88 / WOODARDS ~ HAWTHORN
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