Scenes from the life at the ‘station’ from the perspective of a young aboriginal man, Oscar; who works as a stockman. He draws scenes of battles, animals, lover’s arguments, meetings between people, steam ships and the costumes of the police forces, house ‘gins’ and white ladies, etc. c.1887.

Pencils and colored pencils (?).

Artist: Oscar.

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Oscar 1
Oscar 2
Oscar 3