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ID number ART21392
Title The Observatory, Mount Stromlo
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Curtis, R Emerson (Artist)
Place made Australia: Australian Capital Territory, Canberra
Date made 1945
Medium watercolour on paper
Measurement sheet: 26.1 x 36.2 cm


Commonwealth Solar Observatory, Canberra. The Observatory stands on the crest of a hill on the edge of a large belt of pine, planted under a reforestation scheme, in the heart of the Federal Territory.