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440244
  • Title
    [Simeon Lord, c. 1830 - watercolour on ivory miniature]
  • Call number
    MIN 92
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    ca. 1830
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    440244
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    Drawings - loose glass panel sits over the watercolour, within the case ; 10 x 9 cm. - satin lining has runs in places - 1 watercolour on ivory, in maroon timber case, satin lined with hinged lid and 2 clasp hooks
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Simeon Lord, entrepreneur and pastoralist, was transported to Sydney from England in 1791. Emancipated early, Lord initially traded and imported cargo. Lord expanded his mercantile holdings and wealth by exporting oil and sealskins to England. He acquired large land grants that included the Dobroyd estate, Ashfield, Sydney.

    Reference:
    Australian Dictionary of Biography. Vol.6, 1851-1890. Carlton, Vic.: Melbourne University Press, 1976
  • Source
    Presented by J. S. Ramsay, Esq., 1916
  • Access Conditions

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

    Unsigned
    Undated. Date approximated from birthdate and age of subject

    This item has been digitised as part of the Nelson Meers Foundation Benefaction, 2002
    Digital order no:a128827
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