Circular Quay / watercolour by Frederick Garling

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Record title

Circular Quay / watercolour by Frederick Garling

Call numbers

ML 88

Record identifier

nQR2oEx1

Circular Quay / watercolour by Frederick Garling

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Circular Quay / watercolour by Frederick Garling

Full title

Circular Quay / watercolour by Frederick Garling

Date

c.1854

Call Numbers

ML 88

Record Identifier

nQR2oEx1

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Physical Description

Contents

1 drawing - 33.5 x 44.7 cm. inside mount; framed 56.2 x 71 cm. - watercolour and gouache with underdrawing

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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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Contents

In the foregound is shown the 'Pride of the Sea', an American ship, tied up at the wharf in front of James Grocott's Wholesale, Wine and Spirit warehouse, which is listed in "Waugh & Cox's directory of Sydney and its suburbs" for 1855 as being in New Pitt Street, or Circular Quay. The 'Pride of the Sea' was in the Harbour in 1854.

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Full title

Circular Quay / watercolour by Frederick Garling

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NOTES

General note

'Pride of the Sea' was built by the designer of the first yacht to win the America's Cup. It's revolutionary bow and sails attracted considerable interest on her Sydney visit.

Digital order no:Album ID : 874511

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by D.S. Mitchell, 1907

Exhibited in

Frederick Garling exhibition

Painted panorama 1800-1870: paintings from the Mitchell and Dixson collections of the State Library of New South Wales

Dockside : Sydney's working harbour, 1840-1875

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Call Numbers

ML 88

Record Identifier

nQR2oEx1

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423731

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