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Planter asleep on his rope bed, 1980

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 365/5/12
Planter asleep on his rope bed
Planter asleep on his rope bed

Scope and Contents

295 x 225 mm pencil drawing by Gerard P. Cunningham illustrating the living conditions of early planters. It shows the planter in the centre of his wooden, mat roof hut, with a Chinese cook sitting before a low burning fire in a small ante-room.


  • Creation: 1980

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Physical Description

art work

Finding aid date

2015-01-16 15:44:57+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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