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826185
  • Title
    Cumberland Street, Sydney ca. 1860-1887 / William Andrews
  • Creator
  • Call number
    SV1/St/Cumb/1
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    ca. 1860-1887
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    826185
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    1 watercolour - oval approx. 12.5 x 21 cm on sheet 18.5 x 27.7 cm
  • Source
    Presented by Mrs. W. H. Beck, daughter of the artist, in 1918
  • Description source

    Information transferred from Pictures Card Catalogue as part of the eRecords Project 2008-2009
  • General note

    Copy Print : SV1/St/Cumb/1
    Available on open access in the Mitchell Library Reading Room

    Microfilm copy at MAV/FM4/2338, frame 68(a)

    The view shown is similar to an undated (ca. 1855-82) view by J. B. Henderson at PXA 2039, f. 6. Both Andrews and Henderson worked in the Government Architect's Office, Sydney. Andrews worked there some time between 1860 and 1887, while Henderson was there from 1877 to 1903 (Reference Source: Moore, William 'The story of Australian art'. Sydney : A&R, 1934. Volume 1, page 30, and Volume 2, pages [155], 186.
    Digital order no:a1528572
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Inscribed 'by W. Andrews' at lower left. Title inscribed at lower right. The inscriptions appear to be in pencil, overwritten in ink (?), and the work may have been restored or reworked.
  • Date note

    Undated; dated between the beginning of Andrew's working period and his death.
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