[Sydney from the western side of the Cove, ca 1803 / attributed to G.W. Evans]

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Record title

[Sydney from the western side of the Cove, ca 1803 / attributed to G.W. Evans]

Call numbers

XV1/1803/1

Record identifier

1Drmwx39

[Sydney from the western side of the Cove, ca 1803 / attributed to G.W. Evans]

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/1Drmwx39

[Sydney from the western side of the Cove, ca 1803 / attributed to G.W. Evans]

Full title

[Sydney from the western side of the Cove, ca 1803 / attributed to G.W. Evans]

Date

[ca 1803]

Call Numbers

XV1/1803/1

Record Identifier

1Drmwx39
Physical Description

Contents

Drawings - 40.5 x 76.5 cm. - 1 watercolour on wove paper

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Artist died before 1955

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Digitised

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

This watercolour shows for the first time the veranda of Government House extended across the front of the drawing room with the garden being cleared in preparation for planting
-- Reference: First views of Australia 1788-1825 : a history of early Sydney / Tim McCormick ... [et al.] ; foreword by Bernard Smith. Chippendale, N.S.W. : David Ell...

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Full title

[Sydney from the western side of the Cove, ca 1803 / attributed to G.W. Evans]

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

The work is not signed nor dated Attributed to G.W. Evans and formerly attributed to J.W. Lewin `XV1/1803/1 has been compared with an almost identical view, a watercolour DG V1/86. There are points of similarity between the two which suggest that one may have been copied from the other'. Notes on attribution and dating of this and other paintings b...

Signature / Inscriptions

`Sydney in 1808' -- in pencil on reverse in later hand

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by F .H. Wilson, 1899 (transferred from AGNSW)

Exhibited in

A living collection

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Call Numbers

XV1/1803/1

Record Identifier

1Drmwx39

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/1Drmwx39

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Reference code

457903

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