Lot 3117: JOHN EYRE (c.1771-after 1813) (LOCATION SYDNEY OFFICE - all enquiries phone 02 9362 9045) New South Wales 1810 (Eyre Views - panoram...
27 October 2016
Melbourne, AustraliaLive Auction
JOHN EYRE (c.1771-after 1813) (LOCATION SYDNEY OFFICE - all enquiries phone 02 9362 9045)
New South Wales 1810 (Eyre Views - panorama)
published by William Dymock, Sydney, 1884
1. View of Sydney from the East Side of the Cove
2. View of Sydney from the West Side of the Cove
3. View of Sydney from the East Side of the Cove
4. View of Sydney from the West Side of the Cove
33.5 x 49.5cm; 33.5 x 49cm; 33.5 x 49.5cm; 33.5 x 49cm (4)
Private collection, Sydney
The original aquatints were by John Heaviside Clark, published London, 1810, from John Eyre''s watercolours
The paper of all four prints is visibly waved and they would benefit from being re-mounted and framed by a conservation framer. There may be some slight discolouration to the paper, but they are in good condition otherwise.
Please note these works were not removed from the frames in order to conduct this condition report.
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