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No.4 Government House and Fort Macquarie Sydney N.S.W. from the Botanical Gardens, 1846 / painted by G. E. P. [Peacock]

Call numbers

DG 336 , Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 1, East Wall, no. 88

Record identifier

9qoQk4K1

No.4 Government House and Fort Macquarie Sydney N.S.W. from the Botanical Gardens, 1846 / painted by G. E. P. [Peacock]

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No.4 Government House and Fort Macquarie Sydney N.S.W. from the Botanical Gardens, 1846 / painted by G. E. P. [Peacock]

Full title

No.4 Government House and Fort Macquarie Sydney N.S.W. from the Botanical Gardens, 1846 / painted by G. E. P. [Peacock]

Date

1846

Call Numbers

DG 336 , Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 1, East Wall, no. 88

Record Identifier

9qoQk4K1

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Physical Description

Contents

1 painting - 15.3 x 20.7 cm. - oil on board

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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 back from the eastern point of Farm Cove to Government House and Fort Macquarie (the site of the Sydney Opera House). The lushness of the Gardens is emphasised by the eclectic array of exotic and indigenous plants (such as the Gymea lily) in the foreground.

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Full title

No.4 Government House and Fort Macquarie Sydney N.S.W. from the Botanical Gardens, 1846 / painted by G. E. P. [Peacock]

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

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Signature / Inscriptions

Titled, signed & dated "G.E.P. 1846" -- on label on reverse

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Sir William Dixson, 1929

Exhibited in

George Edwards Peacock

Planting Dreams: Shaping Australian Gardens

Paintings from the Collection

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

DG 336 , Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 1, East Wall, no. 88

Record Identifier

9qoQk4K1

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Reference code

421108

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