Conrad MARTENS, not titled [Old Sydney 1842, from Macquarie Point]. Enlarge 1 /1

Conrad MARTENS

Crutched Friars, England 1801 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1878

  • Australia from 1835

not titled [Old Sydney 1842, from Macquarie Point]. [Prev. listed in Titan as "Sydney Cove from Macquarie Point"] 1842 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour with highlights in gouache, and varnish Support: thin cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower right in watercolour, 'C Martens'. dated lower left in watercolour, '1842'. not titled.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed on printed label from earlier frame, 'Old Sydney 1842, from Macquarie Point / Conrad Martens'. inscribed in ink, 'Restored by Moreton Galleries Brisbane July 66 / This card is section of the original mount which was / removed at time of restoration July 66 / Signed lower right corner'.
Dimensions: sheet 22.1 h x 30.1 w cm sight 21.2 h x 28.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.89
Provenance:
  • Mrs R De Burgh Persse