C1872

The Drying Floor in the Shearing Shed, Containing 1,500 sheep, one day's Shearing.

Scene of the shearing shed at Collaroy sheep station Collaroy station near Merriwa New South Wales. The flock was established in 1829 with a base of Saxon rams, and improved later with a Spanish-type ram imported from England. In 1866 … Read Full Description

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Full Title:

The Drying Floor in the Shearing Shed, Containing 1,500 sheep, one day’s Shearing.

Date:

C1872

Artist:

Unknown

Condition:

In good condition.

Technique:

Hand coloured engraving.

Image Size: 

226mm 
x 78mm
AUTHENTICITY
The Drying Floor in the Shearing Shed, Containing 1,500 sheep, one day's Shearing. - Antique Print from 1872

Genuine antique
dated:

1872

Description:

Scene of the shearing shed at Collaroy sheep station Collaroy station near Merriwa New South Wales. The flock was established in 1829 with a base of Saxon rams, and improved later with a Spanish-type ram imported from England. In 1866 they imported two Rambouillet rams into the stud which, subsequently, had a positive impact on the quality of sheep and wool. Collaroy sent large numbers of these new Rambouillet-crossed rams to the pastoral areas of New South Wales. Ref:Powerhouse Museum

From original edition of, The Graphic.

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