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Bent, Thomas, 1833?-1887 :[Keppel Bay and the mouth of the Fitzroy River, Queensland. 1857-1861].

Reference Number: A-282-031

Shows a view looking from the water, at a coastline, with six sailing ships on the right, at anchor off an indented coast. The largest central vessel with three masts and an aftermast is probably the Iris. Amongst the sailing ships is a steam-tug, probably the 'Premier', heading towards the shore. Two small rowboats are pulled up on the water's edge, beside houses under the trees.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours, related to Premier (Ship), Iris HMS (Ship), Keppel Bay, Fitzroy River, Dwellings - Australia - Queensland, Gold mines and mining - Australia and Paddle steamers.

Part of:
Bent, Thomas, 1833?-1887 :[Fifteen watercolours mainly of Pacific views. 1857-1858]., Reference Number A-282-019/033 (15 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour, 178 x 253 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies in preference to original.

Other copies available: Colour laser copyIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-009172)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: T BENT; Verso - top right: 33

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