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Scene near Dandenong: Moon's Range
(c. 1876)

Medium
albumen silver photograph
Measurements
13.5 × 18.9 cm
Inscription
printed in ink on support l.c.: SCENE NEAR DANDENONG: MOON'S RANGE. / COPYRIGHT REGISTERED.
printed in ink on support reverse c.: VIEWS OF VICTORIA. / (GENERAL SERIES.) / No. 28. / SCENE NEAR DANDENONG: MOON'S RANGE. / Moon's Range is situated to the right of the portion of the Dandenong Range of Mountains called "Fern Tree / Gully." This Range is notable for its almost impenetrable forest of trees, the majority of them being of gigantic / growth. Numerous splitters and wood-cutters obtain lucrative employment in the production of laths and firewood. / Near the summit of the Range are several summer residences belonging to Melbourne merchants.
printed in ink on support reverse l.c.l.: N.J. CAIRE, Photo.
printed in ink on support reverse l.c.: ANGLO-AUSTRALASIAN PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPANY.
printed in ink on support reverse l.c.r.: No. 2 Sherwood Street, Richmond.
Accession Number
PH106.26-1988
Department
Australian Photography
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased from Admission Funds, 1988
Gallery location
Not on display

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