Sydney Cove from Dawes Point / watercolour by Frederick Garling

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Sydney Cove from Dawes Point / watercolour by Frederick Garling

Call numbers

DG SV1/47

Record identifier

9Bv7GaD9

Sydney Cove from Dawes Point / watercolour by Frederick Garling

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Sydney Cove from Dawes Point / watercolour by Frederick Garling

Full title

Sydney Cove from Dawes Point / watercolour by Frederick Garling

Date

1839 (dated from inscription on companion watercolour at DG SV1/42)

Call Numbers

DG SV1/47

Record Identifier

9Bv7GaD9
Physical Description

Contents

Drawings - 18.8 x 29.9 cm. - 1 watercolour with underdrawing

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Creator died before 1955

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

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

This view looks across Dawes Point directly into First Government House and Circular Quay, which was in the process of being reclaimed and walled in stone - the major public works program in Sydney between 1837 and 1844.

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Sydney Cove from Dawes Point / watercolour by Frederick Garling

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

This work is a pair with DG SV1/42 "View of Sydney from Woolloomooloo, looking west".

Digital order no:a128253

Signature / Inscriptions

Inscribed in ink on reverse "This View of Sydney Cove from Dawes Point is presented to Lewis Sebastian by his sincere friend M Metcalfe"

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Sir William Dixson, 1951

Exhibited in

Frederick Garling exhibition

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

DG SV1/47

Record Identifier

9Bv7GaD9

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/9Bv7GaD9

OTHER IDENTIFIERS

Reference code

423604

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