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England 1815 – Australia 1889 /0

  • Australia from 1841

Lake Connewaree. Native name, Home of the Swan. 1858 Place made: Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black pencil, gouache and watercolour Support: buff wove paper on thick off-white mount board

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled, lower left, below image, on mount board, in black pencil, 'Lake Connewaree. / native name, Home of the Swan.'. inscribed, below image, in black pencil, 'Cape Otway Ranges F Fenwicks Home Station McLean's Hill. Fisherman's Point. Mt Gellibrand'.
Dimensions: image 26.5 h x 37.7 w cm sheet 26.5 h x 37.7 w cm backing sheet 44.6 h x 57.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.948
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Peter Arnold Antiquarian Bookseller, Melbourne, October 2006.