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430988
  • Title
    Sketches made during a voyage on the sailing ship Parramatta, 1873-1874 / by George Sydney Waterlow
  • Call number
    PXA 3314
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date

    1873-1874
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    430988
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    Drawings - 17.9 x 25.8 cm. or smaller - 8 watercolour drawings
  • Scope and Content
    1. Isle of Diego Ramerez [South Seas]
    2. First sight of Australia [Mainstone?] rocks and mainland of Tasmania Southern extremity from the [horizon?] top [Sailing ship "Paramatta"] nearly calm November 22nd 1873
    3. "Sydney Heads", (Sunrise) New South Wales Australia. Entrance to Sydney Harbour with North & South Heads. December 21 1873 / G.S.W.
    4. [Sydney Harbour 1874]
    5. [Sydney Harbour from Mr Mort's garden 1874]
    6. View over Double Bay with North Head from the grounds of H. Mort Esq. Sydney N.S.W. [January 1874]
    7. Seaside summer residence of Horatio Beauchamp Esq. Schnapper Point 35 miles form Melbourne Victoria Australia Jan. 13th 1874 I visited for 3 weeks / G.S.W.
    8. View 2 miles from Schnapper Point Port Philip Melbourne Victoria Australia Jan. 16 1874
  • Source
    Transferred from Mitchell Manuscripts, Aug. 1997 Purchased from Maggs, Aug. 1951
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Artist died before 1955
  • General note

    Typed noted inside cover of drawings suggests that the artist is George Sydney Waterlow but this cannot be verified.
    An additional title is below image on page that drawings is affixed. The titles of the work have been taken from the the inscriptions on the reverse of image.
    Digital order no:Album ID : 887967
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Drawings are titled in pencil on reverse of image.
    Two drawings are initialled, "G.S.W"
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