Alder, Anthony (1838-1915)

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Alder, A.
Alder, A. (1838-1915)
Alder, A. (Anthony) (1838-1915)
Field of activity
Artist; Painter; Publican; Taxidermist; Bird artist
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Anthony Alder was a Brisbane-based taxidermist who is also known for his paintings of Australian fauna, particularly ornithological subjects.

  • 1875 Aboard the Harmodius, sailing from England on 19 April 1875.

...

Flourished

  • fl. c.1875 - c.1906

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Anthony Alder came from a family of taxidermists and was, in addition, a talented bird painter. Having visited Queensland as a collector and taxidermist 1862-1865, he migrated to Queensland ten years later, setting up in business as a taxidermist. In 1907 he joined the staff of the Queensland Museum. He was a committed advocate for the protection of native birds.

  • Life event - Visited Queensland as collector and taxidermist
  • Career position - In business as taxidermist
  • Life event - Arrived in Queensland
  • Career position - In business as taxidermist
  • Career position - Taxidermist, Queensland Museum

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Design and Art Australia Online

  • Royal Historical Society of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD
  • National Library of Australia, Canberra, ACT
  • Queensland Museum, Brisbane, QLD
  • State Library of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD
  • Queensland Art Gallery

    <p>QAG holds "Heron's Home" Accession No: 2011.229</p>

  • Birds of Australia: treasures from the collection
  • Beale and Company Piano Warehouse
  • Queensland International Exhibtion
  • National Agricultural and Industrial Association of Queensland exhibiton
  • Kaye and Son Piano Warehouse
  • Messrs Greenfield and Barraclough's amateur art exhibition
  • Untitled Event
  • Queensland National Assoication Exhibition
  • Queensland Intercolonial Exhibtion
  • (see also) "Original oil colour painting" prize, National Agricultural and Industrial Association of Queensland exhibition
  • (see also) Messrs Greenfield and Barraclough's amateur art exhibition
  • (see also) Brown, Charles Allen
  • (see also) Alder, Elizabeth
  • (see also) Alder, Annie Elizabeth
  • (see also) Tozer, Horace
  • (see also) Alder, Emmeline
  • (see also) Queensland Museum, South Brisbane, QLD
  • (see also) The monarch of the peak
  • (see also) Homeward laddie
  • (see also) The heron's home
  • (see also) Not Game
  • (see also) (Queensland birds)
  • (see also) Heron's haunt
  • (see also) No laughing matter
  • (see also) (street scene)
  • (see also) Kookaburra on branch
  • (see also) Kookaburra on branch

    <p>http://nla.gov.au/nla.pic-an2246407</p>

  • (see also) Rural echoes

Encyclopedia of Australian Science

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Alder, Anthony
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Anthony Alder (1838-1915), Queensland Taxidermist and Bird Painter
    Byrne, Dianne F. and Lambkin, Kevin J.
    Published: 2010
    Series: Archives of Natural History, 37, 58-73

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  1. Anthony Alder Photographs, Prize Medals, Album of Watercolours and Sketches
    Alder, Anthony, 1838-1915
    [ Published : 1864-1900 ]
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  2. Anthony Alder Photographs, Prize Medals, Album of Watercolours and Sketches
    Alder, Anthony, 1838-1915
    [ Published : 1864-1900 ]
    At State Library of QLD
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  3. Homeward Laddie [Work of Art]
    Alder, Anthony, 1838-1915
    [ Art work, Poster, chart, other : 1895 ]
    At State Library of QLD
    Homeward Laddie [Work of Art]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 86,239.102)

  4. Anthony Alder Queensland Birds Works of Art
    Alder, Anthony, 1838-1915
    [ Art work : 1890-1915 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
    At State Library of QLD
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  5. Anthony Alder "Barron River" Work of Art
    Alder, Anthony, 1838-1915
    [ Art work : 1885-1895 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
    At State Library of QLD
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  6. Anthony Alder Furniture, Certificates, Natural History Specimens and Work of Art
    Alder, Anthony, 1838-1915
    [ Published : 1880-1915 ]
    At State Library of QLD
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  7. Anthony Alder Furniture, Certificates, Natural History Specimens and Work of Art
    Alder, Anthony, 1838-1915
    [ Published : 1880-1915 ]
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  8. Anthony Alder "Maroochy River" Work of Art
    Alder, Anthony, 1838-1915
    [ Art work : 1885-1895 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
    At State Library of QLD
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  9. Anthony Alder 17 Queensland Birds [Work of Art]
    Alder, Anthony, 1838-1915
    [ Art work : 1892 ]
    Possibly online
    At State Library of QLD
    Anthony Alder 17 Queensland Birds [Work of Art]
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  10. Anthony Alder "Ninderry Mountain, Maroochy River" Work of Art
    Alder, Anthony, 1838-1915
    [ Art work : 1890 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
    At State Library of QLD
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  1. Anthony Alder Photographs, Prize Medals, Album of Watercolours and Sketches
    Alder, Anthony, 1838-1915
    [ Published : 1864-1900 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 108,409.273)

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  2. Anthony Alder Photographs, Prize Medals, Album of Watercolours and Sketches
    Alder, Anthony, 1838-1915
    [ Published : 1864-1900 ]
    At State Library of QLD
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  3. Homeward Laddie [Work of Art]
    Alder, Anthony, 1838-1915
    [ Art work, Poster, chart, other : 1895 ]
    At State Library of QLD
    Homeward Laddie [Work of Art]
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  4. Anthony Alder : Artist file
    [ Book : 1900 ]
    At QAGOMA Library
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  5. Illustrated from the Christmas supplement of The Queenslander, December 8, 1906, p. 61
    Unidentified
    [ Art work : 1906 ]
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    At State Library of QLD
    Illustrated from the Christmas supplement of The Queenslander, December 8, 1906, p. 61
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    ... ONE FOR ANTHONY GEORGE. Br CJA iLES EPWARDES. ---4-- -James Ruffell, late of New Orleans, and now ... Anthony. in Paris. Anthony had put himn up tothis beautiful castle ruin. and had declared he couldn't do ... 2702 words
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    ... conduct of Anthony Alder Kelly of 154 Adelaide-street, Maryborough, medical practitioner, I, Donald ... Anthony Alder Kelly for conduct which is a contravention of the said Act. Dated this 27th day of September ... 90 words
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  2. NAVAL FORCES OF THE COMMONWEALTH
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 5 October 1972 [Issue No.95] p 25

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... COMMONWEALTH Sea-going Forces Termination of Appointment The appointments of Barry Oscar Anderson and Anthony ... James Alder as Midshipman (SL) are terminated. Dated 29 September 1972. CITIZEN NAVAL FORCES OF THE ... 83 words
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    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... NOTICE OF FINAL MEETING ALDENE PTY LTD. (IN LIQUIDATION) A.C.N. 083 194 174 Take notice that the ... ANTHONY ROBERT CANT Liquidator N.N,—100415152 ... 112 words
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    "1952 - First Exhibition Ceramic artist MISS NORMA WATT puts a finishing touch to part of a Walt Disney set made by Modern Ceramic Products Pty Ltd., as one of the lucky number, prizes to be at the fi...

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