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Thomas Baines African Journal

Thomas Baines

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On his expeditions through Southern Africa, Baines made rough sketches of scenes and events that interested him, made more finished water-colours from them as soon as he could and, when he considered it desireable, made oil paintings based on theMoreOn his expeditions through Southern Africa, Baines made rough sketches of scenes and events that interested him, made more finished water-colours from them as soon as he could and, when he considered it desireable, made oil paintings based on the sketches and water-colours. His diaries, kept mainly for the purpose of recalling to my mind the incidents necessary to be remembered in painting form the sketches, follow the same procedure. He made notes while travelling and wrote them up later and then prepared them for publication in book form.