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View of Hobart, ca. 1830 [picture] attributed to John Glover
Bib ID 793717
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Glover, John, 1767-1849
 
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Description ca. 1830 
1 watercolour ; 12.9 x 16.8 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK9869.

Notes

"A developed study for the 1834 'Mt Wellington and Hobart Town' ... with the Anglesea Barracks on the left, old St David's in the centre and the Palawa swimming and dancing at Kangaroo Point in the foreground." --Dr. David Hansen quoted in Georgia Rouette's article 'Don't judge a painting by its title ; the discovery of a John Glover watercolour'.

Inscription on reverse: "Hobart Town".

Published in: 'Don't judge a painting by its title : the discovery of a John Glover watercolour' by Georgia Rouette in INSITE, November 2011- January 2012, p.6.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK9869.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-135175319

Subjects Aboriginal Tasmanians -- Pictorial works.  |  Derwent River (Tas.) -- Pictorial works.  |  Hobart (Tas.) -- Pictorial works  |  Kangaroo Point (Tas.) -- Pictorial works.  |  Wellington, Mount (Tas.) -- Pictorial works.
Exhibited Exhibited: Treasures Gallery NLA Iteration 8, August 2014-August 2015 

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