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  • Title
    [View of "Mona", Darling Point]
  • Call number
  • Level of description
  • Date

    ca. 1872
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
  • Issue Copy
  • Physical Description
    Photographs - albumen photoprint - 15.2 x 29.1 cm.
  • Scope and Content
    Rushcutters Bay at right
  • General note

    A two storey Regency mansion, built for businessman & politican, Thomas Ware Smart (1810-1881). In July 1861, Smart opened his valuable picture gallery at Mona to the public. The gallery, attached to the house, overlooked Rushcutters Bay. Smart died at Mona in 1881.
    Australian Heritage Commission : Register of the National Estate Database, Nov 2001
    Australian Dictionary of Biography, Vol.6 ""Thomas Ware Smart""
    Some houses and people of New South Wales / by G. Nesta Griffiths. Sydney : Ure Smith, [1949].
    Digital order no:a089735
    This item has been catalogued and digitised under a project funded and supported by the State Library of New South Wales Foundation, 2001.
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    c.1872 below image at right
  • Topic
  • Place

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