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457660
  • Title
    View of the east side of Sydney Cove, [ca. 1803 / attributed to G. W. Evans]
  • Creator
  • Call number
    DG V1/86
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date

    [ca. 1803]
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    457660
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    Drawings - 1 watercolour - in frame lines 31 x 52 cm, 41.5 x 63 cm.
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Creator died before 1955
    Please acknowledge:: Dixson Galleries, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    Unsigned and undated
    Title from verso of work `View of the east side of Sydney Cove'
    `DG V1/86 has been compared with an almost identical view, a large watercolour formerly attributed to Lewin XV1/1803/1. There are points of similarity between the two which suggest that one may have been copied from the other'. Notes on attribution and dating of this and other paintings by Evans are at PXn 265
    Purchased from the collection of Viscount Sydney at Frognal, Kent 1915. Listed in the Dixson Library catalogue 91/518 as `Unframed drawings - Two old views of Sydney in colour, 12 in x 20 in and 7 in x 24 in'. By `Evans' is written in pencil in the margin in Sir William Dixson's hand
    Frame at F194
    Digital order no:a1528484
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