[View of Parramatta], 1838 / drawn by C. Martens

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Record title

[View of Parramatta], 1838 / drawn by C. Martens

Call numbers

DL Pg 15

Record identifier

1xqZQQwY

[View of Parramatta], 1838 / drawn by C. Martens

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[View of Parramatta], 1838 / drawn by C. Martens

Full title

[View of Parramatta], 1838 / drawn by C. Martens

Date

1838

Call Numbers

DL Pg 15

Record Identifier

1xqZQQwY
Physical Description

Contents

1 watercolour - 45 x 66 cm - pencil with bodycolour, gum arabic and scraping-out

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Creator died before 1955

Please acknowledge: : Dixson Library, State Library of New South Wales

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

“The view is from the grounds of Hannibal Hawkins Macarthur’s new house, Vineyard, designed by John Verge. The jetty and landing place are in the foreground. Jervis notes that the three storey building, centre is the Commissariat Store in George Street. In 1836 the wall around it was erected as part of plans to convert it to a permanent military ba...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

[View of Parramatta], 1838 / drawn by C. Martens

Variant title

Previously titled `Parramatta

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

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Signature / Inscriptions

Signed and dated lower right `C. Martens 1838’

Conservation note

This work was damaged when on loan in the early 1970s and afterwards heavily restored.

Published information

Conrad Martens: life and art / Elizabeth Ellis. Sydney : State Library of New South Wales Press, 1994

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by Sir William Dixson, 1952

Exhibited in

Undercurrents

Charles Darwin Down Under 1836

Memory of Trees

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

DL Pg 15

Record Identifier

1xqZQQwY

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

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Reference code

825925

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