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Sydney. Entrada en la bahia de Sydney

Date: 1858-1890
Dimensions:
Overall: 100 x 274 mm
Mount: 275 x 382 mm
Medium: Watercolour on paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Classification:Art
Object Name: Painting
Object No: 00000864

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    Description
    A watercolour painting by a Spanish artist of Sydney Heads as seen from outside the Harbour.
    SignificanceThis is an example of early recordings of Sydney Harbour showing the developing settlement through contemporary images.
    HistoryWatercolour of the entrance into Sydney Harbour by a Spanish artist showing Hornby Lighthouse, built in 1858, on South Head. The lighthouse was built to stop a repeat of shipwrecks like that of the DUNBAR.
    Additional Titles

    Secondary title: Entry into the Bay of Sydney

    Primary title: Sydney. Entrada en la bahia de Sydney

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