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Sydney Harbour from the Domain

Format: Glass plate negative.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Tyrrell Photographic Collection, Powerhouse Museum www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/collection=The_Tyrrell_Photographic

Part Of: Powerhouse Museum Collection

General information about the Powerhouse Museum Collection is available at www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database

Persistent URL: http://www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/?irn=32346

Acquisition credit line: Gift of Australian Consolidated Press under the Taxation Incentives for the Arts Scheme, 1985

2 Comments

  1. iansand says:

    When Garden Island was an island…

    A similar viewpoint in 2005

  2. beachcomberaustralia says:

    According to this 1890 map of Sydney, those are segregated Baths on the left, where Andrew Boy Charlton Pool is now.
    http://www.nla.gov.au/apps/cdview?pi=nla.map-rm1280-s1-sd&rg...

    The modern looking roof at the bottom is the temporary Art Gallery – "Intended to be the foundation of a more substantial building when funds became available, Hunt’s temporary building, which was nothing more than a series of thick walls with a sawtooth roof, was universally disliked. It was denounced in the press by prominent citizens as the ‘Art Barn.’ " http://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/aboutus/history/building

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