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Box MS-033 Box 2

 Container

Contains 37 Results:

Series 1: Art

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-033-1
Content Description From the Collection: This collection contains material related to the life and work of Goan bird illustrator, Carl D’Silva. The papers have been arranged into 3 series - art, ornithological research, and biographical and personal material. The series strives to retain Carl’s arrangement where it exists and the archives has determined an arrangement for the rest to illustrate his work and process. The existing collection has been arranged into three series:Series 1: ArtSub-Series 1:...
Dates: 1973 - 2013

Untitled -- Study of bird features, postures, and movement 3/9, 1985, 1986

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 16
Identifier: MS-033-1-3-2-16
Scope and Contents

Pen sketches with notes on great grey shrike, black-winged stilt, female bustard, short-toed eagle and more

Dates: 1985, 1986

Untitled -- Study of bird features, postures, and movement 5/9, 9 January 1986

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 17
Identifier: MS-033-1-3-2-17
Scope and Contents

5 sheets of brush pen and ink sketches studying the behavior of the Great Indian Bustard in a threatening and preening pose

Dates: 9 January 1986

Untitled -- Study of bird features, postures, and movement 6/9, 1989

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 18
Identifier: MS-033-1-3-2-18
Scope and Contents

Study of birds in Ahmedabad, includes Pond Heron, Pied Hornbill, and a fox spotted at Sundervan and CEE.

Dates: 1989

Untitled -- Study of bird features, postures, and movement 7/9, 16 March 1992 - 27 April 1992

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 19
Identifier: MS-033-1-3-2-19
Scope and Contents

Himalaya Sketchbook, 1992, Contains landscape drawings and observational drawings of birds spotted at BNHS and a landscape drawing of Corbett National Park

Dates: 16 March 1992 - 27 April 1992

Untitled -- Study of bird features, postures, and movement 8/9, 2005

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 20
Identifier: MS-033-1-3-2-20
Scope and Contents

Sketchbook - Bird study and Doodles, Consists of rough pencil and pen sketches of birds, noticeably the Great Blue Heron. Also includes pencil doodles and outlines of animals in motion.

Dates: 2005

Untitled -- Study of bird features, postures, and movement 9/9, Undated

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 21
Identifier: MS-033-1-3-2-21
Scope and Contents

Unfinished sketches studying the wing of a Pied Kingfisher and Hoopoe, and White-Breasted Kingfisher; neck and eyes of an owl, posture of a shrike and a unidentifiable mammal.

Dates: Undated

Sub-Series 4: Logos, signatures and other promotional material

 Sub-Series — Box: MS-033 Box 2
Identifier: MS-033-1-4
Content Description From the Collection: This collection contains material related to the life and work of Goan bird illustrator, Carl D’Silva. The papers have been arranged into 3 series - art, ornithological research, and biographical and personal material. The series strives to retain Carl’s arrangement where it exists and the archives has determined an arrangement for the rest to illustrate his work and process. The existing collection has been arranged into three series:Series 1: ArtSub-Series 1:...
Dates: 1973 - 2013

Untitled -- Stylised signature for Salim Ali, 9 April 1987

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 22
Identifier: MS-033-1-4-2-22
Scope and Contents

One positive, a postcard, and a receipt for stylised signatures of Salim Ali by Carl D'Silva

Dates: 9 April 1987

Untitled -- Stylised signature for S. A. Hussain, Undated

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 23
Identifier: MS-033-1-4-2-23
Scope and Contents

Folder Contains letterhead designed by Carl D'Silva for Ornithologist SA Hussain

Dates: Undated

Untitled -- Promotional material for D'Silva Fine Art Studio, Undated

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 24
Identifier: MS-033-1-4-2-24
Scope and Contents

Folder Contains logo designed by Carl D'Silva for himself and pamphlets for the D'Silva Fine Art studio including advertising for collectibles called 'twitters'

Dates: Undated

Untitled -- Logo designs for Conservation Action Group, Undated

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 25
Identifier: MS-033-1-4-2-25
Scope and Contents

Logo drafts by Carl D'Silva for Conservation Action Group

Dates: Undated

Untitled -- Visiting Cards, Carl D'Silva, Undated

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 26
Identifier: MS-033-1-4-2-26
Scope and Contents

Folder contains visiting cards for Carl D'Silva's studios.

Dates: Undated

Series 2: Ornithological research

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-033-2
Content Description From the Collection: This collection contains material related to the life and work of Goan bird illustrator, Carl D’Silva. The papers have been arranged into 3 series - art, ornithological research, and biographical and personal material. The series strives to retain Carl’s arrangement where it exists and the archives has determined an arrangement for the rest to illustrate his work and process. The existing collection has been arranged into three series:Series 1: ArtSub-Series 1:...
Dates: 1973 - 2013

Sub-Series 1: Notebooks, journals and other documents

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-033-2-1
Content Description From the Collection: This collection contains material related to the life and work of Goan bird illustrator, Carl D’Silva. The papers have been arranged into 3 series - art, ornithological research, and biographical and personal material. The series strives to retain Carl’s arrangement where it exists and the archives has determined an arrangement for the rest to illustrate his work and process. The existing collection has been arranged into three series:Series 1: ArtSub-Series 1:...
Dates: 1973 - 2013

Untitled -- Notebook, Gir National Park, August 1987

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 27
Identifier: MS-033-2-1-2-27
Scope and Contents

Folder contains notebook with notes and sketches of bird sightings in and around the Gir National Park in Gujarat. Some birds sketched include Lesser Flamingoes and Red-Headed Falcon. There is also a mention of spotting a maned lion.

Dates: August 1987

List of birds to be drawn for a monograph, ca. 1988

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 28
Identifier: MS-033-2-1-2-28
Scope and Contents

A list of waterbirds and landbirds specimens borrowed by Carl D'Silva for an unknown project.

Dates: ca. 1988

Notebook - Carambolim checklist and Ahmedabad, 1989 - 1992

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 29
Identifier: MS-033-2-1-2-29
Scope and Contents

Contains notebook with notes from visit to Zuari Agro Chemicals Estate in Ahmedabad in 1989 along with various bird sightings, quick sketches and observations in Carambolim in 1991. Contains addresses and contacts.

Dates: 1989 - 1992

Kerala '90, 1990

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 30
Identifier: MS-033-2-1-2-30
Scope and Contents

Notebook contains bird sightings at Thekkady, sketch of a few birds including Kerala Laughing Thrush and a Yellow Cheeked-Tit spotted near the filming site of 'Electric Moon', a few quick sketches of landscape, boulders, and a tour bus titled 'Machan'. Also includes planning for a river bed on route to Delakhari in Madhya Pradesh.

Dates: 1990

Untitled -- Large birds of prey, Undated

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: MS-033-1-2-2-1
Scope and Contents

Cut-out drawings of unnamed birds resembling birds of prey

Dates: Undated

Untitled -- Passeriformes 1/2, Undated

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: MS-033-1-2-2-2
Scope and Contents

Cut-out drawings of unnamed birds resembling crows, fantails, and bulbuls, starlings, sparrows, warblers, dippers, flycatchers, and finches.

Dates: Undated

Untitled -- Pelecaniformes, Undated

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 3
Identifier: MS-033-1-2-2-3
Scope and Contents

Cut-out drawings of unnamed birds resembling Herons and Ibises

Dates: Undated

Untitled -- Preparatory drawings of parrots 2/2, Undated

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 4
Identifier: MS-033-1-2-2-4
Scope and Contents

Various cut-out drawings of parrots on tracing paper, likely in preparation for Parrots of the World

Dates: Undated

Untitled -- Preparatory drawings for Book of Indian Birds, Undated

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 5
Identifier: MS-033-1-2-2-5
Scope and Contents

Various cut-out drawings of unnamed birds prepared for the Book of Indian Birds publication

Dates: Undated

Untitled -- Preparatory drawing, layouts, Undated

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 6
Identifier: MS-033-1-2-2-6
Scope and Contents

Layout planning and framing for bird illustrations by Carl D'Silva

Dates: Undated

Untitled -- Preprints from publication, Undated

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 7
Identifier: MS-033-1-2-2-7
Scope and Contents

Copies of final draft of bird plates sent for publication

Dates: Undated

Untitled -- Strigiformes 1/2, Undated

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 8
Identifier: MS-033-1-2-2-8
Scope and Contents

Cut-out drawings of unnamed birds resembling owls

Dates: Undated

Untitled -- Miscellaneous sketches 1/5, Undated

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 9
Identifier: MS-033-1-2-2-9
Scope and Contents

Cut-out drawings of unnamed birds pinned together by Carl D'Silva and those similar in features and posture.

Dates: Undated

Sub-Series 3: Studies (Sketches, Drawings, and Paintings)

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-033-1-3
Content Description From the Collection: This collection contains material related to the life and work of Goan bird illustrator, Carl D’Silva. The papers have been arranged into 3 series - art, ornithological research, and biographical and personal material. The series strives to retain Carl’s arrangement where it exists and the archives has determined an arrangement for the rest to illustrate his work and process. The existing collection has been arranged into three series:Series 1: ArtSub-Series 1:...
Dates: 1973 - 2013

Untitled -- Oil pastel drawings, 1974-1975

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 10
Identifier: MS-033-1-3-2-10
Scope and Contents

11 oil pastel drawings inlcuding paintings of blue jay, golden oriole, tiger, barbet, a few still life captures and more.

Dates: 1974-1975

Untitled -- Automobiles, 15 February 1977

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 11
Identifier: MS-033-1-3-2-11
Scope and Contents

1 grainy black drawing paper illustrating a speeding Ford 30 ahead of other cars.

Dates: 15 February 1977

Untitled -- Sketchbook 3/4, 1984 - 1987

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 12
Identifier: MS-033-1-3-2-12
Scope and Contents

Sheets with list of birds, designing logo for hornbill, mammals, layouts for chart on bird ringing and movement of waterfowl in India, scribbles from Sailana and more

Dates: 1984 - 1987

Untitled -- Sketchbook 4/4, 1976 - 1977

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 13
Identifier: MS-033-1-3-2-13
Scope and Contents

Folder contains a sketchbook with landscape drawings, typography, character drawings, sketches of birds, acquatic animals, and cars (Mercury Cougar and Dodge Charger)

Dates: 1976 - 1977

Untitled -- Charcoal sketches, ca. 2005

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 14
Identifier: MS-033-1-3-2-14
Scope and Contents

8 sheets with charcoal sketched of birds such as Black-headed ibis, cranes, owls, and others. Also includes sketches exploring reflection.

Dates: ca. 2005

Untitled -- Study of bird features, postures, and movement 2/9, 1984

 File — Box: MS-033 Box 2, Folder: 15
Identifier: MS-033-1-3-2-15
Scope and Contents

Pen sketches of birds spotted in Hyderabad includes Black Stork, Pied Hornbill, White-Throated Laughingthrush, Great Hornbill, and mammals resembling a deer and a horse.

Dates: 1984

Sub-Series 2: Preparatory drawings and sketches

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-033-1-2
Content Description From the Collection: This collection contains material related to the life and work of Goan bird illustrator, Carl D’Silva. The papers have been arranged into 3 series - art, ornithological research, and biographical and personal material. The series strives to retain Carl’s arrangement where it exists and the archives has determined an arrangement for the rest to illustrate his work and process. The existing collection has been arranged into three series:Series 1: ArtSub-Series 1:...
Dates: 1973 - 2013

Carl D’Silva Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-033
Content Description This collection contains material related to the life and work of Goan bird illustrator, Carl D’Silva. The papers have been arranged into 3 series - art, ornithological research, and biographical and personal material. The series strives to retain Carl’s arrangement where it exists and the archives has determined an arrangement for the rest to illustrate his work and process. The existing collection has been arranged into three series:Series 1: ArtSub-Series 1:...
Dates: 1973 - 2013
Found in: Archives at NCBS