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146818
  • Title
    View of Dunheved, New South Wales / Conrad Martens
  • Creator
  • Call number
    ML 1140
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date

    1837
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    146818
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    1 drawing - watercolour - 31.5 x 47 cm (sight) in original nineteenth century wood veneer frame (probably English), 46 x 61.7 cm (outside meas.), with gilded inner slip
  • Collection history
    The work was kept for over 140 years at Tregaire, Cornwall, the home of the Lethbridge family.
  • Collection history
    The work was kept for over 140 years at Tregaire, Cornwall, the home of the Lethbridge family.
  • Source
    Purchased, April 1997 from a direct descendant of the original owner, Phillip Parker King
  • Access Conditions

    Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Artist died before 1955.
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    Reproduced, with reference notes, in Sotheby's Fine Australian and European Paintings Sale, Melbourne, 19 August 1996, lot 200; also in The artist and the patron: aspects of colonial art in New South Wales / Patricia R. McDonald and Barry Pearce. Sydney: AGNSW, 1988, no. 11, p. 35, plate p. 36. Location number: Q759.994/70 Mitchell Library

    Listed in Account of Pictures painted at Sydney N.S.Wales / Conrad Martens: 'Sept 7th. [1837] View of Dunheved Ctn [i.e. Captain] P.P. King 6.6 [guineas] paid [sent to] E[ngland]'. Location number: ZDL MS 142, f. 155 (microfilm reel CY 252), Dixson Library

    Colour transparency digitised 1998

    Black and white photograph taken December 1980 filed at SPF/Stations - N.S.W. - Dunheved, 1837
    Digital order no:Album ID : 852798
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Paper label (fragments missing) taken from original backing board is preserved on reverse, inscribed in ink by an unknown hand: 'Dunheved the property of Philip [sic] Parker King'
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