Sharell, Richard, 1893-1986 :Photographs of New Zealand plant and animal life

Date
[1940-1965]
By
Sharell, Richard, 1893-1986; Sharell, Eva M F, active 1986-1999
Ref
PAColl-5902
Description
Photographs of New Zealand plants, insects, reptiles and birds, taken by entomologist Richard Sharell. Richard Sharell was born in Graz, Austria in 1893. He trained in art and natural history and became a significant educationalist noted for his modern ideas. In 1940 he emigrated to New Zealand where he worked in the Correspondence School, founding its naturalist club and Magazine. He was the author of a number of books on native fauna. As well as being a photographer, he was also a graphic artist making his own drawings for his books. Quantity: 302 b&w original photographic print(s). 3 colour photo-mechanical print(s).
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Format
302 b&w original photographic print(s), 3 colour photo-mechanical print(s), Photographs
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