Botany Bay (copy of engraving of 1825)

1825-1840

Edward Rudge (junior)

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Title

Botany Bay (copy of engraving of 1825)

Date

1825-1840

Description

This watercolour shows Botany Bay in Australia. A rowing boat is riding the large waves and seems to be trying to reach the shore. Steep cliffs rise sharply from the shoreline which is covered in tropical vegetation It is a copy of an engraving of 1825.

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Location

Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Country

Continent

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image © Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Coventry

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