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Title

Untitled (view of Circular Quay, Sydney)

1903


Artist

Melvin Vaniman

United States of America

1870 - 1912


Details


Other Title

Untitled (Sydney Cove)


Date

1903


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

platinum print


Dimensions

37.2 x 115.0 cm sight; 51.6 x 129.4 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., [inscribed on glass plate negative] "...1903/ Melvin Vaniman/ ...".


Credit

Purchased with funds provided by the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales 1982


Location

Not on display


Accession number

143.1982


Artist information

Melvin Vaniman

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Judy Annear, Look: 1953-2003 celebrating 50 years, 'Art through a lens" photography and the Art Gallery Society', pg.48-50, Sydney, May 2003, 48, 48-9 (illus.).

Peter Emmett, Sydney: metropolis, suburb, harbour, 'Harbour', pg. 123-124, Glebe, 2000, 151 (illus.).

Josef Lebovic Gallery and Helen Ennis, Masterpieces of Australian Photography, Sydney, 1989, 124, 125 (illus.). cat.no. 220

Kay Vernon, Harbour hymns, city songs: visions of Sydney from the collection, Sydney, 1990. cat.no. 56