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Rouse family in front of Rouse Hill House, September 1859 / Thomas Wingate
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Title:
Rouse family in front of Rouse Hill House, September 1859 / Thomas Wingate
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Date:
1859
Format:
1 albumen photoprint: b & w ; 17.4 x 20.7 cm.
Inscription:
Dated on lower left of image: Sept. 1859 and initialled on image lower right: T.W.
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Description:
This photographic print is pasted in on page 71 of a leather-bound folio album containing 62 sketches and watercolours and 33 early photographs, many signed by or attributable to Thomas Wingate (1807-69), former British army officer and second husband of Eleanor Terry nee Rouse (1813-1898).
Seated in the centre of the image is Hannah Rouse (nee Hipkins) wife of Edwin Rouse, with two of her daughters (Emma and Lizzie) standing on her left. Her youngest daughter Phoebe stands with her brothers Richard, the eldest, and Edwin Stephen, the youngest, behind two seated ladies, members of the household.
A slightly different version of this photograph is held in the Wingate Papers in the Mitchell Library, State Library of NSW [A 3804].
Provenance:
The Miriam & Ian Hamilton Collection
Source:
Caroline Simpson Library & Research Collection ; CSL&RC PIC 2015/3: Wingate album
Rights:
You may save or print this image for research and study. If you wish to use it for any other purposes, you must contact Sydney Living Museums to request permission.
Material Type:
Picture
Record number:
52440