Hoddle, Robert (1794-1881; English/Australian)
Racecourse and Survey Office (1840)
Watercolour, 20 x 31.6 cm.
Purchased, 1893
State Library of Victoria (H259)

This example is more obviously a watercolour than the other works by Hoddle acquired in 1893 (combining pencil and wash): see e.g. Hoddle Melbourne from Surveyor-General’s Yard {1893} SLV [WT].


Not listed in AR; SB, p.434 (13 Aug.1893, no.4 of 4); NGV 1894, p.118 (V.Buvelot Gallery, 3rd bay, no.77); NGV 1905, p.129 (V.Buvelot Gallery, 3rd bay, no.20)