The funeral of Rear Admiral Phillip Parker King, 1856 / Conrad Martens

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The funeral of Rear Admiral Phillip Parker King, 1856 / Conrad Martens

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ML 994 , V/233

Record identifier

n88E6xBn

The funeral of Rear Admiral Phillip Parker King, 1856 / Conrad Martens

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The funeral of Rear Admiral Phillip Parker King, 1856 / Conrad Martens

Full title

The funeral of Rear Admiral Phillip Parker King, 1856 / Conrad Martens

Date

1856

Call Numbers

ML 994 , V/233

Record Identifier

n88E6xBn
Physical Description

Contents

1 drawing - 43.5 x 64 cm. inside frame 69.5 x 89.5 cm. - watercolour and pencil with bodycolour, gum arabic and scraping-out

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Fonds

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Creator died before 1955

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

Physical Access Conditions

Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian : Applies to ML 994

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Contents

ML 994
The funeral of Rear Admiral Phillip Parker King, 1856 / Conrad Martens

V/233
Backing board with inscription "The Funeral of Rear Admiral Philip Parker King died 26th Feb 1856" at top right and printed paper framer's label "E.[dwin] Baldwin, 16 O'Connell Street [Sydney]" at centre.

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Full title

The funeral of Rear Admiral Phillip Parker King, 1856 / Conrad Martens

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Signed and dated lower right "C. Martens 1856"

Entry in Martens' Account book, dated 24 Apr 1856: "Funeral procession of Admiral King Mrs. King 21[pounds].-"; 30 May 1856 "Copy of the above Mrs. King 15[pounds].15.0". The other version of this picture was lent to the National Library of Australia for some years until sold by a member of the...

Signature / Inscriptions

"The Funeral of Rear-Admiral Phillip Parker King died 26th Feb. 1856" -- inscribed on reverse in ink, and on backing board upper right with same wording

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from a descendant of P. P. King, 1989
Pic.Acc.6723

Exhibited in

Journeys through Landscapes - Conrad Martens Life & Art

Flesh & Blood: Family Connections in Sydney 1788-1998

The Artist and the patron

ONE hundred : celebrating the Mitchell Library centenary

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ML 994 , V/233

Record Identifier

n88E6xBn

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Reference code

447594

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