John Douglas Perrett Sketch Books

John Douglas Perrett Sketch Books

Archive Collection Detail

J.D. Perrett, landscape painter and pastel artist, was born in Scotland and came to New Zealand c.1886. Along with Girolamo Nerli and Laurence Wilson he set up a private art school in Dunedin, the Otago Arts Academy, in 1894. He exhibited and taught art in Dunedin, Auckland and at several venues in Australia. This archive consists of three sketch books, with an additional three pages about the artist.

Creator
John Perrett
Title
John Douglas Perrett Sketch Books
Linear meters
0.20
Finding aids
Folder Level Listing
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, gift of M.S. Perrett, 1996
Accession no
RC2001/5
Restriction type
Open Access