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  • Title
    Port Jackson N.S.W. View in Double Bay S. Side Middle Head in the distance (near sunset) / painted by G. E. Peacock
  • Creator
  • Call number
    DG 37
    Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 1, East Wall, no. 100
  • Level of description
  • Date

  • Type of material
  • Reference code
  • Issue Copy
  • Physical Description
    1 painting - oil on board - ca. 23.5 x 33.5 cm. inside mount, framed
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Creator died before 1955
    Please acknowledge:: Dixson Galleries, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    It is likely that the artist did not actually see Aboriginal figures in Double Bay, but rather included them as foreground interest and picturesque detail.
    Reference: George Edwards Peacock exhibition catalogue. State Library of New South Wales, 2002
    Oil painting and frame conserved with the generous support of the State Library of New South Wales Foundation, 2001-2002.
    Digital order no:a128049
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Titled, signed & dated "G.E. Peacock 1847" -- on label on reverse
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