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404688
  • Title
    "Xarifa" / Chas Parbury, Esq. / Vice-Commodore / [watercolour by Frederick Garling]
  • Creator
  • Call number
    ML 87
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date

    ca. 1863
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    404688
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    1 drawing - 29.7 x 50.3 cm - watercolour and gouache with underdrawing
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    In 1864 Charles Parbury's Xarifa beat William Walker's Chance in a southerly gale over 140nm from Sydney to Newcastle and back. The two men were wealthy foundation members of the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron formed just 18 months earlier.
  • Source
    Possibly presented by D. S. Mitchell, 1904-06
  • 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

    Digital order no:Album ID : 937326
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Titled on backing board, possibly in contemporary hand
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