[First Government House, Sydney] / watercolour drawing by John Eyre

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Record title

[First Government House, Sydney] / watercolour drawing by John Eyre

Call numbers

SV/31

Record identifier

9PQyZ73n

[First Government House, Sydney] / watercolour drawing by John Eyre

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/9PQyZ73n

[First Government House, Sydney] / watercolour drawing by John Eyre

Full title

[First Government House, Sydney] / watercolour drawing by John Eyre

Author / Creator

Date

ca. 1807

Call Numbers

SV/31

Record Identifier

9PQyZ73n
Physical Description

Contents

Drawings - 25.5 x 34.4 cm. - 1 watercolour

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Level of description

Fonds

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Artist died before 1955

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

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Full title

[First Government House, Sydney] / watercolour drawing by John Eyre

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

General note

ca. 1807 (dated from design of garden, which was said to have been re-modelled by Governor William Bligh and his daughter Mary Putland in ca.1807 Reference: H. Proudfoot et al., Australia's First Government House, 1990 p.90 (Ref.1/994.4102/11 Mitchell Library). In this drawing the garden appears to be more developed than in Eyre's earlier drawin...

Signature / Inscriptions

Signed at lower left "I. Eyre Del[corner torn]"

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased with assistance from A. L. Caldcleugh Bequest and Mr & Mrs Sam Cullen, 1994

Exhibited in

A Rage for Curiosity

Eora: Mapping Aboriginal Sydney, 1770-1850

Politics & Power: Bligh's Sydney Rebellion 1808

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Call Numbers

SV/31

Record Identifier

9PQyZ73n

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69845

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