Caroline Simpson Collection
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[Highfield, Circular Head, Stanley, Tasmania, residence for Edward Curr, first manager of the Van Diemen's Land Company] / William Purser
Purser, William, 1790-1852.
1 painting : watercolour on card ; 20.2 x 32 cm.
Signed on image, lower right: W. Purser.
Highfield (Stanley, Tas.)
When this picture was offered for sale by Christie's (London) in July 1994 it was described as "An Estate in Australia at Parramatta". Another, larger, version of the picture is held by the National Library of Australia, part of the Rex Nan Kivell Collection.
Christie's (London) Topographical Pictures 15 July 1994, lot 158; Caroline Simpson Collection, Clyde Bank, The Rocks, Sydney, ca.1997-2004.
Caroline Simpson Library & Research Collection ; L2007/184
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