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Crystal Brook, in the Cape Otway Ranges
(c. 1876)

Medium
albumen silver photograph
Measurements
13.5 × 19.0 cm
Inscription
printed in ink on support l.c. CRYSTAL BROOK, IN THE CAPE OTWAY RANGES. / COPYRIGHT REGISTERED.
printed in ink on support reverse c. VIEWS OF VICTORIA. / (GENERAL SERIES.) / No. 53. / CRYSTAL BROOK, IN THE CAPE OTWAY RANGES. / The subject of the present illustration was discovered by one of our operators whilst exploring the Cape / in search of scenery. It is situated about four miles from the coast, and is surrounded by dense foilage on the / one side, and rocky boulders on the other. This spot being unknown to the settlers, the title we have given to it / is highly suggestive of such a romantic and secluded spot.
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
PH106.50-1988
Department
Australian Photography
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased from Admission Funds, 1988
Gallery location
Not on display

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