The J. Paul Getty Museum

Farm Cove

Object Details

Title:

Farm Cove

Artist/Maker:

Unknown maker

Place:

Sydney, Australia (Place Created)

Date:

1860–1876

Medium:

Albumen silver print

Object Number:

84.XA.1515.5

Dimensions:

13.5 × 20.8 cm (5 5/16 × 8 3/16 in.)

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Object Description

A view of Farm Cove with the royal naval ships HMS Challenger, HMS Virago, and HMS Charybdis in the water. The sails on the ships are furled. Trees in the foreground partially obscure the view of the cove.