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[Convict uprising at Castle Hill, 1804] [picture]
Bib ID 194121
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
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Description [1804] 
1 watercolour ; 31.2 x 41.3 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK10162.

Notes

Inscription below image: Major Johnston with Quartermaster Laycock and twenty five privates of ye New South Wales Corps defeats two hundred and sixty six armed rebels, 5th March 1804. Other inscriptions on image.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK10162.

The image is also known as the "Battle of Vinegar Hill".

Exhibited: Artist and the patron, AGNSW, 1988; Deja vu, NLA, 1989; Discerning Eye, RNK Collection, Canberra 1992.

T2495.

Subjects Johnston, George, - 1764-1823.  |  Laycock, Thomas, - 1756?-1809.  |  Great Britain. - Army. - New South Wales Corps.  |  Convicts - New South Wales - Castle Hill.  |  Insurgency - New South Wales - Castle Hill.  |  Political prisoners - New South Wales - Castle Hill.  |  Prisoners - New South Wales - Castle Hill.  |  Riots - New South Wales - Castle Hill.  |  Castle Hill (N.S.W.)  |  Picture - NLA exhibition 1989.  |  Picture - NLA exhibition 1992.
Also Titled

Battle of Vinegar Hill

Major Johnston with Quartermaster Laycock and twenty five privates of ye New South Wales Corps ...

Exhibited Exhibited: "Bolters and Bushrangers", Mitchell Galleries - SLNSW, November 2006 - February 2007  Exhibited: "Treasures Gallery", National Library of Australia, 12 December 2012 - 7 July 2013.  Exhibited: "Treasures Gallery", National Library of Australia, 6 May 2013 - 15 September 2013.  Exhibited:'World Upside Down', NLA, Canberra 2000 

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