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  • Title
    South View of Parramatta, New South Wales / from the Great Western Road near Turnpike house, 1820 / J. Lycett
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  • Physical Description
    1 watercolour - 43.5 x 59.8 cm. (image) ; 44.6 x 60.7 cm. (frame line)
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Creator died before 1955
    Please acknowledge:: Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    Another watercolour view of Parramatta by J. Lycett, ""West view of Parramatta"" is located at ML 53 (Mitchell Library). These watercolours are similar to Lycett's published plate, ""Paramatta [i.e. Parramatta] .."" in his ""Views in Australia or New South Wales, and Van Diemen's Land delineated in fifty views with descriptive letterpress"", London, Souter, 1824 (M.L. F980.1/L).

    Also exhibited at the Blaxland Galleries 30 Oct. to 29 Nov. 1989.
    Digital order no:a128864
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Titled from handwritten inscription on reverse.
    Initialled and dated, ""J.L delt. 1820""
  • Conservation note

    According to labels affixed to the mount, a corner of the watercolour was repaired with Lamatec, fumigated and mounted in Nov. 1979, and re-mounted again in Dec. 1985.
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  • Exhibited in

    Age of Macquarie - Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales
    Joseph Lycett : convict artist - Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales (April, 2006 - March, 2007)
    The Governor : Lachlan Macquarie, 1810 to 1821 (Travelling exhibition) - State Library of New South Wales (November, 2010 - March, 2012)

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