Views of Port Jackson, 1788 / possibly by William Bradley

Views of Port Jackson, 1788 / possibly by William Bradley

Date created

1788

Formats

Issue Copy

Digitised

Contents

Watercolour

Level of description

Fonds

Call Numbers

PX*D 311

Copying conditions

Out of copyright : Artist died before 1955

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Record title

Views of Port Jackson, 1788 / possibly by William Bradley

Record identifier

1l4dXZK1

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Full title

Views of Port Jackson, 1788 / possibly by William Bradley

Author / Artists

Hunter, John, 1737-1821

Contents

a. A view in Port Jackson taken from Sirius Island; the Sirius lying of [sic] the entrance of Sydney Cove, 1788 / possibly by William Bradley
Titled as above on grey border inner frame line
21.9 x 38.2 cm inside frame lines, on sheet 27.8 x 43.8 cm

b. A view in upper part of Port Jackso...

Description source

Information transferred from Pictures Card Catalogue as part of the eRecords Project, 2008-2009.

Signature / Inscriptions

Unsigned

General note

The handwriting of the title is similar to that in Bradley's Journal ; the style of the drawing is similar to the sketches in his journal (ML Safe 1/14)Provenance notes filed at Ab 195Copy Print : PX*D 311(a) ; PX*D 311(b) available on open access in the Mitchell Library Reading RoomSubject keywords...

Attributions / Conjectures

It has also been suggested, by G. C. Ingleton, that Governor John Hunter could be the artist

Date created

1788

Undated; dated from time H. M. S. Sirius was in Port Jackson

Reference code

836299

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