Object StatementGlass plate negative, full plate, 'Cataract Road, Illawarra', Kerry and Co, Sydney, Australia, c. 1884-1917
Physical DescriptionGlass negative, full plate, 'Cataract Road, Illawarra', Kerry and Co, Sydney, Australia, c. 1884-1917.
Silver gelatin dry plate glass negative in portrait format. The image depicts a road in the Illawarra area of New South Wales. A man is depicted sitting in a posed position on a log in the centre of the image. The man is wearing a suit and hat. A dirt road is depicted in the foreground of the image, carriage wheel tracks can be seen on the road. The road extends into the background of the image. The foreground and background also depict the bush environment of the Illawarra area. The caption, studio mark and studio number are inscribed on the reverse of the negative.
10/108 Tyrrell Inventory Number, 6 Kerry Studio Number
MarksCaption, studio number and studio mark on plate emulsion verso lower right, inscribed by hand in reverse print in ink 'CATARACT ROAD / ILLAWARRA / 6 KERRY / Photo. / Sydney.'
Inscription in plate emulsion verso upper left edge, scratched by hand 'Cataract Road Bulli Pass' and lower left corner, scratched by hand '6'.