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  • Title
    Dawes Point, showing Sydney Harbour Bridge in the course of construction, ca.1927 / oil painting by Herbert R. Gallop
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  • Call number
    ML 437
    Status: On display – Paintings from the Collection, Room 1, East Wall, no. 92
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  • Physical Description
    1 painting - oil (canvas on ply) - approx. 28.2 x 36.2 cm. inside frame
  • Copying Conditions
    Copyright status:: In copyright - Life of artist plus 70 years
    Copyright holder:: Laurie F Gallop
    Approval for reproduction required:
    Please acknowledge:: Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    Signed "H.R. Gallop" at lower right
    Titled on label on reverse, partially obscuring earlier title, "The Bridge from McMahons [Point ...?]"
    Undated. Basis for dating in Mitchell Library Pictures card catalogue not stated; possibly by progress of bridge construction.
    In 1930 Gallop exhibited "The Bridge from North Sydney" in the Society of Artists annual exhibition (no. 216). Gallop valued this painting at 100 guineas.
    Digital order no:a1528093
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    Sydney Harbour : Seldom Scene - State Library of New South Wales (5 March - 27 March, 2007)
    Harbour Views - State Library of New South Wales (March, 2014 - October, 2014)
    Paintings from the Collection - State Library of New South Wales (October, 2018 - )
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