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Title

Government House and Fort Macquarie, Sydney


Artist

John Skinner Prout

England, Australia

19 Dec 1805 - 29 Sep 1876


Details


Other Titles

Government House, Sydney

Sydney from Darling Point


Date

(circa 1842)


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, watercolour, heightened with opaque white, scraping out


Dimensions

19.0 x 33.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, grey watercolour "J Skinner Prout". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1949


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8310


Artist information

John Skinner Prout

Works in the collection

31


Shown in 8 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Hendrik Kolenberg and Tony Brown, Skinner Prout in Australia 1840-48, Hobart, 1986, 27. cat.no. 8

Daniel Thomas., Sydney Harbour, ‘Introduction', Sydney, 1963. cat.no. 12; titled 'Sydney from Darling Point'