Hannah Watson, 1849? / oil portrait by Joseph Backler

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Hannah Watson, 1849? / oil portrait by Joseph Backler

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ML 969 , Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 3, East Wall, no. 293

Record identifier

YezdaVb9

Hannah Watson, 1849? / oil portrait by Joseph Backler

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Hannah Watson, 1849? / oil portrait by Joseph Backler

Full title

Hannah Watson, 1849? / oil portrait by Joseph Backler

Date

1849?

Call Numbers

ML 969 , Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 3, East Wall, no. 293

Record Identifier

YezdaVb9

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1 painting - 91.5 x 71 cm - oil on canvas, in original gilt plaster frame
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Out of copyright : Artist died before 1955

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Full title

Hannah Watson, 1849? / oil portrait by Joseph Backler

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Titled from identification of the sitter by the donor, a grand-niece of Captain Thomas Watson, husband of Hannah Watson. An octavo page extract (source not cited) pasted on the reverse side of the canvas, lower centre, notes the voting of a silver medal to "Mr Thomas Waston, Master of the schooner Essington, of Sydney, New South Wales, 1841 ..." D...

Signature / Inscriptions

Signed at lower right, "J. Backler / Sydney / 1849[?]"

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented May 1987
Pic.Acc.6334

Exhibited in

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

Paintings from the Collection

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ML 969 , Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 3, East Wall, no. 293

Record Identifier

YezdaVb9

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403993

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