Collection UQFL623 - Leonard Brown Papers

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Leonard Brown Papers


  • 1967-2017 (Accumulation)
  • 1948-2017 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

3 boxes, 4 parcels, 2 albums.

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Name of creator


Biographical history

Born 25 June 1949 in Brisbane, studied at Central Technical College Art School from 1963 to 1964, and lectured at Brisbane Institute of Art from 1978 to 1991. Exhibited mostly abstract works, and extensively studied and referenced Russian Orthodox icon painting.

Archival history

Collection previously titled as: Papers, 1967-2017
Collection alternatively titled as: Leonard Brown Collection

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Scope and content

Personal archive of artist Leonard Brown, relating to his art, art exhibitions and sales through commercial galleries. Includes correspondence, diaries, art lists, photographic slides, negatives, transparencies, manuscripts, Art Gallery invitations, scrapbooks, art portfolios and works from others such as John Heath-Stubbs, Arthur Creedy, and Victor and Lucy Cofman.

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Conditions governing access

Unrestricted access.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright applies.

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  • English

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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Physical storage

  • Box: UQFL623 Box 1
  • Box: UQFL623 Box 2
  • Box: UQFL623 Box 3
  • Album: UQFL623 Album 1
  • Album: UQFL623 Album 2
  • Parcel: UQFL623 Parcel 1
  • Parcel: UQFL623 Parcel 2
  • Parcel: UQFL623 Parcel 3
  • Parcel: UQFL623 Parcel 4