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412356
  • Title
    Panorama of Palace Gardens and Farm Cove, 1903 / by Melvin Vaniman
  • Call number
    DL Pg 40
  • Level of description
    item
  • Date

    1903
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    412356
  • Physical Description
    Photographs - 1 platinum photoprint - 39.5 x 119.5 cm.
  • General note

    Caption "A Different Perspective" exhibition. Simonetti's large statue of Captain Arthur Phillip, erected in 1897, dominates this view across the Botanic gardens to Farm Cove. This was the site of the fabulous Garden Palace, built in 1879 and destroyed by fire in 1882. Beyond the curve of the sea wall, the sheer legs at Garden Island can be seen just above Mrs Macquaries Point.
    Digital order no:a113008
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