Thomas Watson, 1859 / oil portrait by Joseph Backler

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Thomas Watson, 1859 / oil portrait by Joseph Backler

Call numbers

ML 970 , Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 3, East Wall, no. 291

Record identifier

YK5Q647n

Thomas Watson, 1859 / oil portrait by Joseph Backler

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Thomas Watson, 1859 / oil portrait by Joseph Backler

Full title

Thomas Watson, 1859 / oil portrait by Joseph Backler

Date

1859

Call Numbers

ML 970 , Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 3, East Wall, no. 291

Record Identifier

YK5Q647n

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Physical Description

Contents

1 painting - 92 x 71 cm - oil on canvas, in original gilt frame

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Level of description

Fonds

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Artist died before 1955

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Full title

Thomas Watson, 1859 / oil portrait by Joseph Backler

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Watson is shown wearing a medal awarded to him by Lloyds' of London, for his part in the rescue of the Boy Forbes, from Timor, in 1839 (ML 247/99)

Digital order no:a128114

Signature / Inscriptions

Signed at lower left: J. Backler / 1859

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented May 1987

Exhibited in

The Picture Gallery 2: Backler & friends - aspects of portraiture in colonial Sydney

Paintings from the Collection

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

ML 970 , Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 3, East Wall, no. 291

Record Identifier

YK5Q647n

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Reference code

403995

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