Australian War Memorial×
The Observatory, Mount Stromlo
ID numberART21392
Collection typeArt
TitleThe Observatory, Mount Stromlo
Measurementsheet: 26.1 x 36.2 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerCurtis, R Emerson
Place madeAustralia: Australian Capital Territory, Canberra
Date made1945
Physical descriptionwatercolour on paper
CopyrightCopyright expired - public domain
DescriptionCommonwealth 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.