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United Kingdom 1815 – Australia 1891

  • to Australia 1858

Panorama of Brisbane from New Farm circa 1875 Place made: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: photographs, six albumen silver photographs panorama Support: concertina cardboard

Primary Insc: Panel a: L.C.support in pencil, 'Bowen Terrace' Panel b: L.L.support in pencil, 'From Breakfast Creek / l; [symbol matched to symbol in picture]; C.L. of image, 'Hillside'; L.R.support in pencil, 'Kangaroo' Panel c: L.L.support [Point]; L.C.support, 'near where the Schooner lies / you Tomahawked the / death-adder'; [flourish]; L.R.support, 'Houses of Parliament / and / Botanical Gardens. / [flourish] / ASN Co. Wharf' Panel d: L.L.support in pencil, 'Catholic Cathedral / and / Old Gaol hill & / Post Office / [flourish]'; L.C.support, 'Town Hall, Queen St / Bonded Stores on / Raffs Wharf / [flourish]'; L.Rsupport, 'Custom house / Kangi Point / Ferry / [flourish]' Panel e: L.L.support in pencil, 'Wickham Terrace / and / old Windmill / (now the Observatory) / [flourish]'; L.L.C.support, 'Gasworks'; L.R.support, 'Leichardt Street - / leading to / Fortitude Valley. / [flourish]' Panel f: L.L.support, 'Convent - Bad cess to it.'; L.C.support, 'Bowen Terrace. / to:'
Secondary Insc: Studio stamp on verso cover in purple ink: 'GEO. P. WRIGHT Group and Landscape Photographer James Street, Fortitude Valley BRISBANE'
Dimensions: overall 18.0 h x 108.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2011
Accession No: NGA 2011.1040
Subject: Portrait: male